Recognition And Reward


Nicholas Hall Awards

Our Awards for marketing and creativity highlight and reward outstanding achievements in the OTC medicines market, both within Europe and further afield, and have done much to spur ever-higher standards of innovation and execution. Winning a Nicholas Hall OTC Marketing Award is regarded as one of the most meaningful accolades in the industry.

Award categories

  • The Most Innovative Global OTC Marketing Campaign sponsored by OTC.Newsflash: This Award will be given for the most innovative new marketing campaign for any OTC brand. This could be a campaign or a launch from anywhere in the world, which has appeared for the first time globally between 1 February 2017 and 31 January 2018.

  • The Colin Borg Award for the Best European OTC Advertising sponsored by Nicholas Hall’s OTC DASHBOARD: This Award will be given for the most outstanding example of creativity in OTC advertising which has appeared in film, TV, internet or out-of-home media between 1 February 2017 and 31 January 2018.

  • The Most Innovative European New Product of the Year Award sponsored by OTC New Products Tracker: This Award will be given for the most innovative and successful product launch or Rx-to-OTC switch in any European country between 1 February 2017 and 31 January 2018. Significant line extensions might be considered for this award.


The selection process

Please click here to download the brochure to find out more about the selection process and how to enter.

Previous Winners

Contact Jennifer O’Donnell for more information