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INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT AND COUNCIL AWARDS

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Sales Awards Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Sales Awards Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Sales Awards Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidates

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Sales Awards Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Sales Manager Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Marketing Director Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

Awards will be presented based upon membership (under 50 members, 50–100 members, 100–200 members, 200–300 members, over 300 members). Net growth will be determined based on the local council’s highest number of members during 2018 (their “base” number) compared to their total number of active members on Oct. 31, 2019. (Both values will be determined using the WMS membership reports by the NAHB National Sales and Marketing Council Staff.)

Entry Requirement:

  • Complete SMC Entry Form ONLY (download)

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Lifestyle Director Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

The NSMC One-To-Watch of the Year award recognizes a professional under 40 years of age for their exemplary professionalism, leadership and involvement across the NAHB federation. Awarded annually, winners showcase the following qualities:

— Leadership development
— Industry involvement
— Career progress
— Innovation
— Community outreach/volunteer work
— Continuing education
— Personal information

Entry Requirements:

  • This category requires no entry fee
  • Complete One-to-Watch Award Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete NSMC Associate Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Mortgage Professional Form (download)
  • Submit image of candidate

MARKETING CATEGORIES

Entry will be judged on graphics, concept, overall design, readability and execution.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that demonstrate logo usage
  • Submit all images in JPEG format only

Entry will be judged on graphics, concept, overall design, readability and execution.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that demonstrate graphic continuity of marketing materials
  • Submit all images in JPEG format only

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, copy, layout, overall design and readability.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (1) sample brochure sent to The Nationals office no later than October 14
  • (1) image that represents entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, copy, layout, overall design and readability.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (1) sample brochure sent to The Nationals office no later than October 14
  • (1) image that represents entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, copy, layout, overall design and readability.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (1) sample brochure sent to The Nationals office no later than October 14
  • (1) image that represents entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, copy, layout and overall design, execution and continuity. Includes newspaper, magazine or print media.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (1) printed sample sent to The Nationals office no later than October 14
  • (1) image that represents entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, copy, layout and overall design, execution and continuity.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Complete Social Media Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Link(s) to actual campaign highly encouraged.

Entry will be judged on creativity, design, use of best practices and campaign performance.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Complete Email Marketing Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Link(s) to actual campaign highly encouraged.

Entry will be judged on creativity, user experience and overall design, continuity and effectiveness. Includes banners/rich media, eblasts, microsites, landing pages and online PR.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Complete Digital Marketing Form (download)
  • Include at least two executions of campaign
  • Up to (6) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Link(s) to actual campaign highly encouraged.

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, copy, layout and overall design, execution and continuity.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (1) image of each ad submitted

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, copy, layout and overall design, execution and continuity.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (1) image of each ad submitted

Entry will be judged on originality, concept and execution of the spot as it relates to the specified target market and the qualified traffic that was generated.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • One audio (mp3) file of the radio spot
  • (2) to (4) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on originality, concept and execution of the spot as it relates to the specified target market and the qualified traffic that was generated.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • One video (.mov or QuickTime) file of the TV spot
  • (2) to (4) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on originality, concept and execution of the spot as it relates to the specified target market and the qualified traffic that was generated.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • One video (.mov or QuickTime) file of the TV spot
  • (2) to (4) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on creativity, design and success of materials developed to gain product interest. Includes ads, print/electronic media and billboards.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images of promotion (photos of events are suggested)
  • Up to (6) images of ads that represent the campaign, including any or all of the following: print advertising, direct mail, television and radio spots, billboards, etc.
  • Radio and television submissions should be sent as audio (mp3) files and video (.mov or QuickTime) files

Entry will be judged on creativity, design and success of materials developed to gain product interest. Includes a series of ads, print/electronic media and billboards.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images of promotion (photos of events are suggested)
  • Up to (6) images of ads that represent the campaign, including any or all of the following: print advertising, direct mail, television and radio spots, billboards, etc.
  • Radio and television submissions should be sent as audio (mp3) files and video (.mov or QuickTime) files

Entry will be judged on creativity, design and success of programs related to the community.

Entry Requirements

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Submit images of promotion (photos of events are suggested)
  • Submit images of ads that represent the campaign, including any or all of the following: print advertising, direct mail, television and radio spots, billboards, etc.
  • Radio and television submissions should be sent as audio (mp3) files and video (.mov) files

Entry will be judged on creativity, design and success of materials developed to gain product interest. Includes ads, print/electronic media and billboards.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images of promotion (photos of events are suggested)
  • Up to (6) images of ads that represent the campaign, including any or all of the following: print advertising, direct mail, television and radio spots, billboards, etc.
  • Radio and television submissions should be sent as audio (mp3) files and video (.mov or QuickTime) files

Entry will be judged on design, effectiveness, use of best practices and user experience. Website must be fully updated by November 1, 2019, so that the judges can review it online.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Complete Website Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Link to website (for judging)

Entry will be judged on design, effectiveness, use of best practices and user experience. Website must be fully updated by November 1, 2019, so that the judges can review it online.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Complete Website Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Link to website (for judging)

Entry will be judged on design, effectiveness, use of best practices and user experience. Website must be fully updated by November 1, 2019, so that the judges can review it online.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Complete Website Form (download)
  • Up to (6) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Link to website (for judging)

Awards may be presented for apps, virtual reality tours and point of sale tools. Entry will be judged on level of realism, creativity, cinematic quality, use of sound (music, sound effects, narration) and use of special effects.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Video (.mov or QuickTime) file of animation

Entry will be judged on best marketing promotion and overall effectiveness by an associate or supplier.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Digital images of images of promotion (photos of events are suggested)
  • Digital images of ads or other marketing items, including any or all of the following: print advertising, direct mail, television and radio spots, billboards, etc.
  • Radio and television submissions should be sent as audio (mp3) files and video (.mov or QuickTime) files

Entry will be judged on originality, concept and execution of project program. Includes individual charities or builder-supported, non-profit programs (e.g., Boy Scouts, HomeAid, City of Hope, Extreme Home Makeover, etc.).

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Neighborhood sales/leasing center for a single builder and product line. Entry will be judged on theme, function, display concept, creativity and design used in the office.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Welcome center for multiple product lines. Entry will be judged on theme, function, display concept, creativity and design used in the office.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Defined as a sales center with vignette of model included. Entry will be judged on theme, function, display concept, creativity and design used in the office.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on theme, function, display concept, creativity and design used in the office.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on theme, function, display concept, creativity and design used in the space, as well as quality of product presentation, continuity within the space and continuity with the builders’ branding.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, basic graphics and layout, design, execution, readability and continuity. Includes onsite and offsite signage.

Entry Requirements

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on the landscape effectiveness, impact and function in enhancing the product. Landscaping includes ground cover, hardscape and softscape for front and backyard spaces.

Entry Requirements

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Awards may be presented for builder, neighborhood or master planned community.

Entry will be judged on the landscape effectiveness, impact and function in enhancing the product or project. Landscaping includes ground cover, hardscape and softscape.

Entry Requirements

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, impact of furniture and accessories as they relate to the intended target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, impact of furniture and accessories as they relate to the intended target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, impact of furniture and accessories as they relate to the intended target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, impact of furniture and accessories as they relate to the intended target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, impact of furniture and accessories as they relate to the intended target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, impact of furniture and accessories as they relate to the intended target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on concept, creativity, impact of furniture and accessories as they relate to its intended goals by the client.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the target market and sales success.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

Entry will be judged on overall exterior and interior architecture, design appeal, functionality, innovative use of interior space and creative integration of the plan as it relates to the desires and intended goals of the client.

Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • (6) to (8) images that represent entry (to be used in awards show, website, PR)
  • Floor plan saved as PDF or JPEG

COMMUNITY OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Entry will be judged on the overall sales, marketing and design approach as it relates to the target market.

Must also be entered in the following categories: Logo (12), Brochure (15), Website (32), Signage (41), Sales/Leasing Center (36), Landscape Design (43), Interior Merchandising (44 through 50) and Architecture (57).

Additional Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Site plan of the community
  • (4) to (6) images of community branding, including logo, brochure and ads
  • (4) to (6) images of community, including exteriors of homes, interiors, signage and sales office
  • Link to community website

Defined as a single neighborhood or collection of plans by a single builder. Entry will be judged on the overall sales, marketing and design approach as it relates to the target market.

Must also be entered in the following categories: Logo (12), Brochure (15), Website (32), Signage (41), Sales/Leasing Center (36), Landscape Design (43), Interior Merchandising (44 through 50) and Architecture (51 through 56).

Additional Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Site plan of the community
  • (4) to (6) images of community branding, including logo, brochure and ads
  • (4) to (6) images of community, including exteriors of homes, interiors, signage and sales office
  • Link to community website

Defined as multiple product lines offered by one or more builders in the same setting with a unique cohesive branding. Entry will be judged on the overall sales, marketing and design approach as it relates to the target market.

Must also be entered in the following categories: Logo (12), Brochure (16), Website (32) and Signage (41), plus at least one of the following categories: Sales/Leasing Center (36), Welcome Center (37) or Clubhouse (39).

Additional Entry Requirements:

  • Complete Team/Project Form (download)
  • Site plan of the community
  • (4) to (6) images of community branding, including logo, brochure and ads
  • (4) to (6) images of community, including exteriors of homes, interiors, signage and sales office
  • Link to community website