2018 Blue Ribbon Awards Showcase


Q: Do I need to log-in to submit a nomination?
A: No, log-in is not required to nominate but is required to register to attend or purchase a virtual booth or ad.

Q: May I start a nomination now and complete it later?
A: You may click "Save and Resume Later" at any time; however YOU MUST SAVE THE LINK THAT APPEARS IN ORDER TO RESUME LATER. CREW cannot retrieve/access partial submissions. If you do not have the the link to resume your progress, you will need to start your nomination over. Note: Uploaded documents and images are not saved.

Q: What types of files can I upload?
A: You may upload pdf, jpg, png, doc, docx, tif, or gif files. Note: Maximum upload of 5MB TOTAL. Exceeding this limit will result in submission errors.

Q: How do I confirm that my nomination was received?
A: You will receive an email confirmation upon sucessful submission.

Q: May I submit multiple projects for nomination?
A: You may submit as many project nominations as you'd like!
Important Notes:
- Submit one project per nomination form.
- Each project nomination (in one category) is $200 for CREW members, $250 for nonmembers.
- Submit the same project to multiple award categories for an additional $100.00 per category added.

Q: How do I make changes to a nomination I already submitted?
A: Email to request changes.

Q: How do I delete a nomination I already submitted?
A: Email to confirm that the nomination will not be considered for final selection. Note: Nomination fees are not refundable.


Q: Do you have to be a member of CREW CT - The Real Estate Exchange to submit an Award nomination?
A: No. Anyone is welcome to nominate a project for our Annual Awards.

Q: Who judges the nominations?
A: Submissions will be presented to an independent judging panel including:
Rebecca A Nolan, VP of Global Business Development, MetroHartford Alliance
Cecil Adams, Director of Museum Services, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
Courtney Hendricson, VP of Municipal Services, Connecticut Economic Resource Center

Q: When will I find out if my project was selected for an Award?
A: All finalists will be notified prior to the event.  However, just like the Academy Awards, the actual winners will be announced "live" at the Awards Ceremony.  All projects will be given recognition in the program and during the evening.

Q: What are the criteria for Award nominations?
A: Please see Award Criteria for details.

Q: Does an Award Submitter need to register to attend the event? 
A: One complimentary registration to the Awards Showcase is provided for each award nomination submitted. If attendee info is not provided during nomination, the attendee should register via General Registration.