SWTA's 35th Annual Spotlight Awards Submission Form

***You will need to complete an entry form for Each submission.***

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About Your Agency

To research your annual passenger trip calculations, go to the following link, find your agency's most recent profile and your annual unlinked trips in the service consumption section.

NTD Transit Agency Profiles | FTA (dot.gov) 

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Entry Information
***You will need to fill out an entry form for each submission.***

Provide the submission number for THIS submission with the total number of submissions from your transit agency (e.g. 1 of 1 or 3 of 5)

Spotlight Award: Honors outstanding work for a total transit marketing campaign. The award recognizes a total mixed-media marketing campaign that shows a unifying strategy, purpose or theme. It is typically an awareness building or educational campaign.

Hit the Spot Awards: Honors outstanding work for single and/or new transit marketing projects.  Categories include: 

  • Print Media: Single collateral entries including, but not limited to, route map, brochure, display advertising, newsletter, pass program, giveaways, etc.
  • Electronic Media: Including, but not limited to, radio or TV commercial, PSA (public service announcement), public affairs program, educational video.
  • Social Media: Any online, mobile, wireless or alternative medium thatpermits direct contact and/or two-way conversation with clients.  Including, but not limited to, phone apps, messaging, blogs, social networks, podcasting, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, etc.
  • Event Promotion: Including, but not limited to, a one-day free ride campaign, employee recognition event, contest, community service event, holiday, etc.

See category descriptions from question above

Section 1

(age, gender, income, educational level, specialized market, etc...)

Section 2

(ridership increase, event attendance, etc...)

(especially if you cannot quantify your campaign)

Section 3

Upon submission of this form you will receive a confirmation message with the file upload links to upload the campaign's PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS. (Limit 5 samples per submission)

File name format: Organization, First and Last Name, Category, Sample # 


SWTA Alex Aitkin Hit the Spot Print sample 1

SWTA Alex Aitkin Hit the Spot Print sample 2

SWTA Alex Aitkin Spotlight Award Print sample 1

SWTA Alex Aitkin Spotlight Award Print sample 2

SWTA Alex Aitkin Spotlight Award Print sample 3