Nominations Process & Timeline
The Edison Awards nomination process begins in June and winners are announced in the spring of the following year. Winners are encouraged to promote their award the remainder of the year to help build brand recognition for their winning product/service, and actively participate in the Edison Awards community.
Edison Award Nominations Are Open
BENEFIT: Nominees are required to summarize their innovation in terms of the four award criteria - concept, value, delivery and impact. "The process of filling out the nomination form turned out to be a valuable marketing tool as it required us to reflect upon our business and fine-tune and strengthen our message." - Past Nominee
Admissible nominations are showcased on the Edison Awards website and social media.
BENEFIT: Nominees receive notable market exposure through the Edison Awards marketing reach. Nominees are encourage to submit their entries early in the season to maximize their visibility to our audience as well as promote their nomination on their own publicity and marketing campaigns.
Selection of Semi-finalists & Finalists
Finalists announced in honor of Thomas Edison’s birthday
BENEFIT: The distinctive nominations review process serves as an unbiased 3rd-party review for the innovations advancing to Finalists status. The status delivers an affirmation of superior quality — a confirmation that can reach customers in a way that marketing and advertising alone cannot. Non-finalists and can request feedback on how to make their marketing message or innovation stronger.