WHAT HAPPENS IF I WIN?
Finalists and winner will be featured in a special Up & Comer Awards section in an issue of South Florida Business & Wealth. Each category winner will receive a personalized trophy and hard copies of the special section recognizing their achievement at an awards program hosted.
IS THERE A COST TO SUBMIT A NOMINEE?
There is no cost to submit a nominee for the Up & Comer Awards. There is no cost to be a finalist.
WHEN IS THE NOMINATIONS DEADLINE?
The deadline to submit nominations for 2018 is March 2.
WHAT IS THE JUDGING CRITERIA?
Candidates will be judged on both their professional and community achievements, as well as demonstrated success in a leadership role. We’re looking for nominees who have a compelling and inspirational story, so be sure to define their path to success, their unique talents and accomplishments, their contributions to the community, and their overall successes.
Judging is based solely on the online nomination form and any supporting documents provided. Nominees will be reviewed and final honorees selected by a judging committee comprised of distinguished community leaders, academic leaders and the SFBW editorial board.
WHAT ARE THE NOMINATION GUIDELINES?
To review the nomination guidelines and instructions, go to the nominations page.
HOW WILL THE WINNERS BE RECOGNIZED?
Each finalist and winner will be recognized the Up & Comer Special Section in South Florida Business & Wealth and at the awards program in June. This event will be a high-end cocktail reception, followed by the presentation of awards.