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The 2018 Freelancer Awards

The awards event for dedicated to the freelancer community

and the innovative companies that hire them.


Celebrating excellence in independence since 2014


In its fourth year running, the YunoJuno Freelancer Awards is a celebration and recognition of the incredible contribution freelancers make to the creative and tech industry.

They are the growing force of experts whom innovative companies throughout the world are continually turning to, in order to get the job done. And now thanks to the Sweet FAs, this valuable sector of the labour market, are no longer the unsung heroes of the creative world.


2017 was great. But it can always get crazier.

1600 nominations registered. Thousands of votes. 16 worthy winners as decided by the freelance community.


Watch the 2017 Sweet FAs

More Chuck Taylor, than Black Tie.

The main objective The Freelancer Awards is unchanged from day one. Recognise and celebrate freelancers and the innovative companies that hire them. And make it not suck. 2018 is no different with a bigger venue in the heart of London’s creative scene and a host who is right up our street.


The Party: Worth a shake.

A night dedicated to the incredible freelance and client community on the YunoJuno Network. If someone’s checking your attire at the door, you’re probably at the wrong party!


The Venue: The Boiler House

Every year we scour London streets to find the most suitable venue for the Sweet FAs. We’re extremely proud to announce that this year, we’ve secure the Truman Brewery, Shoreditch.


The Host: Adam Buxton Esq.

Adam is a comedy performer, television & radio presenter, actor, and writer who was the 2018 Webby Awards Honoree Winner for a Comedy Podcast. The perfect Sweet FA Host.

Nominated and voted by your peers and the industry.

Freelancers are nominated by those they with, or those they work for. And when it comes to companies who champion the freelance economy, YunoJuno has the best…


Handmade in Hackney, London.

 Leon Nikoosimaitak   -   2017 Film & Motion Category Winner
As freelancers, we just don’t win awards. But we do now, thanks to YunoJuno.
— Gabriel Collard, Freelance Project Manager, 2017 Freelancer of the Year.
Superb Freelancer Awards ceremony last night. It’s probably the most valued I’ve felt for the work I do.
— Marcus Efstratiou, Freelance Copywriter, 2016 Freelancer of the Year

Boiler House, Truman Brewery

91 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL

Friday, 30 November

7:00pm - late


One last thing…

What’s the point of an end-of-year shindig if you can’t also dress up as a fox, aquatic explorer, Tenenbaum or anything else from the mind of Wes Anderson? Welcome to the 2018 Sweet FA theme.


Wes Anderson, baby!


Nominations opening soon