COE Nominations Now Open!

Nominations Now Open!

Nominations for the 2021 Circle of Excellence Awards Ceremony are now open. This year's event presents over 28 award categories ranging from individual awards to community/company awards to supplier recognition. Each nomination category requires different supporting documentation. Nominations submitted without the supporting documents will not be eligible for judging or able to receive an award.

Before beginning a nomination, we encourage you to read through the (1) Nomination Instructions, (2) Category Descriptions, and (3) Nomination Checklist (listed on the event page under each category). To start an application, visit our Awards Force platform, which will prompt you to log in or create an account. The website will then guide you through a quick and seamless process, allowing you to start and save as you go.


Deadline to Submit Nominations: Sunday, September 19

*No extensions will be provided.

If you have any questions about submitting a COE nomination, please email We encourage you to be as creative as possible with each nomination - upload pictures, create a video, film a short clip - the possibilities are endless!

To learn more about the Circle of Excellence Awards Ceremony, please click here.