December 4: Call for Entries

January 15: Early-Bird Deadline

January 22: Final Submissions Deadline


The NMAF welcomes applications from individuals who bring different industry perspectives – from recognized leaders to celebrated emerging talents. We also aim for the judging panels to reflect our country’s diverse Indigenous, cultural and regional communities.



Call for Entries opens December 4, 2017


The Early Bird rate offer ends on January 15, 2018


The final online submission deadline is January 22, 2018


The deadline for receiving your hard copy submissions, if required, is January 31 at 5PM ET.*


*Most categories do not require hard copies.