Timeline

2019 Timeline

AWARD CYCLE PHASE DEADLINES
Nomination Period November 12, 2018 – March 1, 2019
Early Nominations November 12, 2018 – December 31, 2018
Regular Nominations January 1, 2019 – February 15, 2019
Extended Nomination Period February 16, 2019 – March 1, 2019
Judge Sign Up
[For online & in-person]
November 12, 2018 – March 15, 2019
Digital Judging [online] March 25, 2019 – April 12, 2019
Print Judging [in-person] April 11, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - National Restaurant Association
Finalists Announced April 29, 2019
Congratulatory Ads for Signature Magazine July 9, 2019
Winners Announced June 24, 2019