Submissions made easy

Streamline taking submissions, manage judging and select candidates, all from one beautiful place.

Ditch cluttered inboxes & online forms

Increase submissions by giving your applicants a great experience. Accept unlimited rich media, tailor your application form, download applicant’s data and optionally take submission fees.

Zealous keeps everyone up to date and gives you real-time insights into your submissions as they come in.


Less admin

Remove overheads with submissions, judging and selection all in one place.

Fits your process

Get the information you care about the most with our customisable application form

Real-time Feedback

Measure the impact of your marketing campaigns on your real-time dashboard

Monitor Financials

Take fees when applicants submit and offer special deals for multiple submissions

Scale to your needs

Taking thousands of submissions? No problem, our systems automatically scale to serve your candidates

Added Exposure

Complement your marketing with exposure to relevant creative talent on our network

We are incredibly grateful to Zealous for making our searching and selection process so simple and straightforward.

Ryo Tabusa (Shakespeare’s Globe)

Get other's input seamlessly

Inviting others to help with the selection is a great way to increase submissions, engage with your community or share the workloads across your team.

Zealous was built to delight judges and remove the complexities of managing people and gathering their valuable input.


Choose the right submissions

Open the decision making process to your team and guarantee satisfaction in the chosen candidates

Delight Judges

A process so simple, your stakeholders can focus on what matters most - the submission

Engage with your community

Get your community involved by opening up to a public vote

Judge on the road

Judge from anywhere, on any device, at anytime during the voting period

Share Comments

When scores aren't enough, allow judges to comment on specific submissions

coming soon!

Working with Zealous proved critical to the success of our recent region-wide photography competition

Sally Shaw (Firstsite)

Aiko Yeung

2,805 votes

Brent Buban

1,763 votes

Ami Acker

1,003 votes

Jane Doe

1,980 votes

Jason Smith

806 votes

Choose the best submissions effortlessly

Whether you’re selecting candidates in a single round or across many; Zealous makes selecting the right candidate(s) quick and painless. Use powerful filters and the ability to sort candidates by judges score, number of votes and more.

We’ll even do the work in informing all the candidates of their status at each step of your process, so you don’t need to.


The info you need

Access an applicant's form and portfolio easily, so you can make the best possible decision immediately

Sorted for you

Zealous automatically shows you the best scored entries at the top, so you can see the best first.

Filter Candidates

Manage large quantities of submissions with powerful filters, multiple rounds, subcategories and more

Multiple Rounds

Select candidates across multiple rounds, showing the best candidates to potential judges

Retain Control

Make sure the right candidates are selected by confirming the selection made at the end of each round

No Lock-ins

Download applicant's full data at any point

Powerful Search

Only partially remember a candidates information? Our powerful search will help you find them

Effortless Communication

We automatically keep your candidates and judges informed at each step in your process

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