CONGRATULATIONS on being nominated for this 9th Esports Awards to held in Riyadh on August 24th!

Being nominated is a testament to your dedication, professionalism, and commitment to excellence. We hope you feel proud.

Below are all the details you need to understand how the campaign works, from its dates to voting rules and promotional opportunities that come with being a nominee.

The community, YOUR community, has its say in the final results. We recommend you activate them as soon as possible.

Once again, congratulations on unlocking this first achievement. Here’s to the next one!



Key Opportunities


Get community backing

From the finalist stamp to social media assets, make the best of the assets provided to engage with your followers. The more they vote for you, the higher your chances to win.


Join us in Riyadh, KSA

Interested in attending the Esports Awards 2024 ceremony in Riyadh, alone or with your team? Let us know here!



Be part of the campaign

We would love to feature you in our comms.
From remote interviews with our media partners, or joint social campaigns to on-site interviews, our marketing team is here to help shine the light on you and your brand.


Get the Esports Awards exclusive merch

We have a number of exclusive gifts to send you over the length of the campaign, from the coveted Finalist Coin to some cool Esports Awards merchandise. By providing a delivery address and apparel sizing, we can get these sent straight out to you!


Bring the Esports Awards 2024 ceremony to your platforms

We would love for you to co-stream the ceremony to your community, using the English feed or localizing it in your own language. The Esports Awards is YOUR event. At home or on site with us, our tech team will work to facilitate it with you.


What is Esports Awards?

Will it be any different in Riyadh?

Bigger. Better. Louder.

The Esports Awards and the Esports World Cup Foundation have announced a three-year partnership that brings the world’s most prestigious esports awards ceremony and platform to the Esports World Cup, the world’s largest gaming festival set to take place this summer in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

The 2024 Esports Awards will be held on August 24. This partnership ensures that the Esports Awards will deliver on a grander scale than ever before, with elevated experiences at the Red Carpet Event, Esports Village, and the awards ceremony itself. Guests will also have access to EWC events over the weekend (Fri-Sun).

Don’t miss out on the chance to be part of something truly legendary. We can’t wait to see you there!

What does being a finalist mean?

You are now part of the select group of individuals and brands selected by the international community, and our panel of judges, for their impact within the esports industry.

Being among the elite group of Esports Awards finalists showcases your talent on a global stage. It signifies recognition and acknowledgment of your exceptional contributions and achievements in the competitive gaming landscape. The nomination as a finalist highlights your dedication and skill, opening doors for new potential partnerships, sponsorships, and career opportunities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who shall I talk to if I have questions?

Please contact Jordi Solanas (he/him)

  • Email:
  • Discord: jordisolanas

When does voting close?

Voting closes on August 20th, after a one-week Turbo Voting period (votes count double).

How can I support my campaign?

With the Panel:
We encourage all finalists to submit supporting information for the panel to review. This should showcase your work in esports over the last year, detailing why you stand out from your peers. It is essential for all Industry Award finalists to submit supporting information to ensure the panel can make an informed decision when voting. All supporting information should be sent to by 20th July 2024.

With the Public:
We encourage you to get your following behind you! For the Entertainment, Industry, Creative, Pro & On Air Talent award categories the public vote makes up 25% of the final decision. If you are up for a 100% Public Voted award, the public vote makes 100% of the decision, so public backing is essential to take home the trophy!

Where can my community vote?

On the Esports Awards website:

Can I attend the Esports Awards?

You can! We would love to see you at the awards ceremony on August 24th, in Royadh, KSA. Contact Jordi if you’d like to attend & she will share all the different options with you.

How does the panel influence the process?

For each category the panel spend extensive time using the public nominations as a basis to form lists of finalists for each category. As the year progresses, numerous discussions take place over each category and each individual will vote towards their winner for the categories. This is then weighted with the public vote to determine the final winner for each category.

What is the judging period?

Finalists are judged on their work in esports from Nov 2023 – July 2024.

How is the winner of Panel's Choice Award chosen?

The panel evaluate those who have hugely impacted esports as a whole over the past year, considering the criteria for the award, and those who would not fit into other categories. After a full discussion the panel come to a consensus on who they feel best deserves this award for the year.