Competitions made simple

Effortlessly collect applications, delight judges and pick the best candidates with our award winning competitions management software.

Unlimited free testing. No credit card required.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Capterra
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ G2
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Sourceforge
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ GetApp

Grow your competitions

  • Spend less time on admin. Automate your entire process with one submission manager
  • View real-time progress on your dashboard
  • Create a branded page. No coding required
  • Gather fees directly with secure bank level security payments
  • Automate emails to applicants & judges
  • Customise your application form & selection process
  • Fair and flexible monthly or annual packages
  • Secure, scalable infrastructure,
  • GDPR compliant.
Unlimited Uploads
Save as Draft
Take Payments
Automatic Reminders
Lock / Unlock Entries

We received our highest number of submissions, an increase of 22%!

Laura Evans

Get more entries

  • Delight candidates with a streamlined process
  • No limits on uploads (images, videos, pdf, 3D models, etc.)
  • Seamlessly collect fees, manage payments and raise invoices
  • Let candidates save submissions as draft
  • Lock submissions as they are made, or allow for edits up to the deadline
  • Seamless invoicing & secure payments through Stripe
  • Convert drafts with automatic reminder emails
  • Save applicants time, with project reuse
Unlimited Uploads
Save as Draft
Take Payments
Automatic Reminders
Lock / Unlock Entries

Zealous is remarkable. A promotional profile that easily allows submission to competitions.

Elizabeth Mizon

Effortless judging

simple submissions selection screenshot
  • Delight judges with a visually striking interface that’s quick and easy to understand.
  • Allow judges to process submissions in their own time securely
  • Customise scoring criteria and weights
  • Choose winners across multiple rounds
  • Score on the go, from any location, on any device, no app download needed
  • Quick scoring with automatic navigation
  • Simple judge assignment through categories and manual assignment
  • Remove bias with anonymous judging
  • Grow your audiences with public voting
Remote Judging
Anonymous Scoring
Score by Criteria
Public Vote
Akua Obeng-Frimpong photo

Judges found scoring on Zealous very straightforward with no explaining or support required.

Akua Obeng-Frimpong
Arts Development Officer (Cambridge City Council)

Select candidates with ease

  • Powerful search, sort and filter functions and bulk processing simplify even the largest competitions.
  • View related entries by the same candidates quickly
  • Publish round results online at the touch of a button
  • Unlock entries for editing to clean up entries before they are published
  • All entry information in one place for quick decision making
  • Directly contact candidates at anytime
  • Environmentally friendly paperless process
Data Exports
Scalable & Secure

Begin taking submissions in minutes

Try our submission manager now. No onboarding or credit card required.