Application for nominators and judges are due.
If you would like the opportunity to participate in the CARA process, please see the application on this website. You may apply at any time during the year to be a nominator in the upcoming cycle. All applications received after November 30 will be considered for the following year.
Nominators and judges selected and notified by email.
Submission application form due.
The submission application form on carawards.org must be filled out by this date in order to be considered eligible.
Nominations end, 11:59 PST
Nominees are announced and judging begins
Nominees are announced in all categories; judges log in to the CARA system and begin assessing and ranking the nominees.
Judging ends, 11:59 PST
One winner and one runner-up is announced for each of the awards.