2022 Financial Narrative Awards

2022 Financial Narrative Awards

The Financial Narrative Awards honors financial marketing and communications professionals who achieve exceptional marketing effectiveness and move our industry forward. 

The inaugural 2022 Financial Narrative Awards features two categories highlighting the best of the best in financial marketing and communications.

2022 Award Categories

Financial Marketing
Leadership Award

This award is for financial marketing and communications leaders and is designed to acknowledge those leaders who have excelled in leading their teams, achieving their organization’s goals, and contributing to their organization’s culture. 

Nominations require: 

Nomination form
Two letters of recommendation from team members (direct reports or cross-functional partners)
One letter of recommendation from the member’s supervisor (CMO, CCO, CEO, etc)

Financial Marketing
Rising Stars

Rising Stars awards recognize the outstanding achievements of their junior-to-mid-level financial marketing and communications professionals who are strong performers and “on the way up” in their careers. 

Nominations require: 

Nomination form
A letter of recommendation from the organization’s marketing or comms leader (CMO, CCO, Head of Marketing, Head of Comms, etc)


The Financial Narrative Award winners are judged by an expert panel of financial CMOs and CCOs. 

There are two important stages: First, there is a review of all submissions by internal judges at Financial Narrative, who choose a shortlist of finalists. Next, an independent judging panel will select the winners from those finalists.

Key Dates & Fees

Early Deadline

June 30, 2022


Regular Deadline

July 22, 2022


Final Deadline

August 19, 2022



The Financial Narrative awards program is open to all organizations and individuals who work in the world of financial marketing & communications (insurance, asset management, banking, fintech, etc). 

Entries may originate from any country. Companies may enter more than one category as appropriate.

Individuals and teams may submit entries by completing the online registration form.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Supporting the Financial Narrative Awards either by sponsoring an award category or by becoming a program partner gives you unique opportunities to network and engage with the industry’s leading financial marketing and communications professionals. In addition to category sponsorship packages, there are a host of branding and marketing opportunities available. Whatever your business objectives or budget, we will work with you to find the right package.

To learn more about the 2022 Financial Narrative Awards, including questions about the application process, sponsorship, or partnership opportunities, contact Seun at seun@financialnarrative.org


Please use a separate form for each nomination, and nominate an individual for only one award. The Financial Narrative Judges reserve the right to consider the nomination for other award categories if appropriate. Please attach to this form additional information in support of your nomination; refer to the award descriptions when making your nomination. You may be contacted for additional information on your nomination. 

Financial Marketing Leadership Award Nomination

Financial Narrative Rising Stars Nomination

For questions regarding the program or nominations, please contact seun@financialnarrative.org