Inspiring, supporting and celebrating young talent.

The vibrant world of magazine media is staffed by a multitude of talented personnel. From dynamic data analysts, marketing and insight stars, to engaging writers, boundary-pushing people teams, events experts, driven sales teams and finance wizards.

The PPA wants to recognise and reward the young stars in any job function within the industry whose achievements are already changing their businesses and delivering results in both consumer and business media.

The PPA 30 Under 30 will be selected by a panel of senior industry figures, who will be looking for evidence of star performers via an online application form.

Enter today, or nominate someone in your team who deserves to be in with a chance of winning.


Why enter?

The winners will be given the unique opportunity to attend our exclusive 30 under 30 event where we will celebrate the winners, hear from famous industry faces and network with the judges and alumni.

Other benefits:

  • Winners will be highlighted on the PPA website and through marketing channels including social media and email campaigns, reaching over 20,000 publishing and media professionals
  • The opportunity to engage with the PPA community through podcasts, e-newsletters, event speaking slots and more
  • An exclusive ticket to the PPA Festival 2023 where we will gather over 600 delegates to hear from industry renowned speakers for a day of unmissable content and networking (worth over £650)
  • The opportunity to take part in the judging process for our flagship PPA Awards 2023 event
  • We will provide you with promotional winner images for websites and social media
  • Receive the opportunity to have your professional headshot taken at the 30 under 30 event