The Nomination Form is online – click here! Know a firm you’d like to nominate for TopID 2023? Please send them this URL and ask them to complete this nomination form by your chapter/region’s deadline.
Nomination Guide/Criteria – an overview of the process with deadlines for Chapter Boards and Regional Steering Committees
Judging Form – completed Judging form, original Nomination form, and photographs from each of the top 3 finalists is required to be submitted by the chapters/regions
TopID Deadlines for 2023 TopID:
|5/20/2022||TopID info sent to chapters/regional boards. Chapter/Regions are to get the word out to qualifying firms in their area ‐ online nomination form opens and nominations due July 1.
|5/22/2022||Call for nominations email sent to A&D members from the NEWH Inc. office.|
|7/1/2022 (may be extended to 7/31/2022)
||TopID Nomination forms from Candidate Firms due to chapters/regions|
|7/31 – 8/31/2022||Chapters and Regions review and judge nominees|
|8/31/2022||TopID winners due to NEWH, Inc. office! Chapters/Regions to submit three final TopID winners (must be submitted with nomination form, completed judging form, and photographs acquired from each winning firm) to Diane Federwitz at NEWH, Inc. No late submissions accepted.|
|10/10/2022||TopID awards shipped to Chapter presidents/Regional chairs|
|10/15 – 12/22/2022||Recipients will NOT be announced by NEWH Inc. Instead, Chapters and Regions can announce/surprise their 2023 winners during their late fall/early winter 2022 TopID event (if held between October 15 and December 22, 2022)! (If your chapter chooses not to notify your finalists and present the award during a fundraiser/TopID event during this time (Oct. 15 – Dec. 22, 2022), you will have the opportunity to notify them in whatever manner you feel best suits this great honor prior to Dec. 22, 2022.)|
||NEWH office collects a quote from each winner to post along with photographs on the NEWH website.
|12/30/2022||TopID 2023 recipients are posted on the NEWH website.|
|April 2023||2023 TopID recipients listed in the NEWH Spring Magazine|
NEWH has standardized the physical award that TOP ID winners will receive. NEWH would like the award to become as prestigious as the Gold Key and Platinum Circle Awards. Uniformity of the award, its criteria, and the process are necessary for this to happen.