The NEWi Awards 2012

The NEWi Awards is designed to celebrate the best online talent chosen by the members of The Lunaticks Society of Newcastle.

The awards program has six main categories: Best Website; Best Online Publication; Best Online Creative Content, which includes images, animation, games, video and more; Best Mobile Application; Best Blogger; and Digital Citizen of the Year called The Joe Award, which recognises emerging digital talent.

Roughly 100 members vote for the NEWi Awards using secret ballots. Members select winners from as many as five nominees in each category, which are determined by members of the Society management committee.

Winners will be revealed before a live audience on Tuesday 25th September 2012.

The deadline to apply is Friday 1st September. The awards presentation evening will take place during This Is Not Art Festival (TiNA) and will include a Reception and an Awards Ceremony.


Anyone can nominate an organisations or involved in designing, building, managing, maintaining, marketing or promoting digital assets.

Entries must have been in general use for at least part of the current calendar year.