2023 AWARDS CEREMONY TO INCLUDE 3 NEW CATEGORIES
Recently, the NAACP announced 3 new submission categories for the 54th NAACP Image Awards. Recognized as the nation’s preeminent multicultural awards show from an African-American perspective, the 54th NAACP Image Awards will continue a tradition of excellence, uplifting values that inspire equality, justice, and progressive change, and highlighting artists committed to that purpose.
Entries can be submitted now through November 18, 2022, at www.naacpimageawards.
Television + Streaming: Outstanding Hairstyling; Outstanding Make-up; and Outstanding Costume Design
Motion Picture: Outstanding Hairstyling; Outstanding Make-up; and Outstanding Costume Design
The performance or project cannot be used from a previously released project that would have qualified in a previous year (i.e. a rebroadcast performance, a performance in a released film being rebroadcast, or a remix of a song or album from a previous year or reprint of a released book). Legacy projects that have been rebroadcasted or rereleased do not qualify.
Following are key calendar dates for the 54th NAACP Image Awards:
- Tuesday, August 2 – Online submissions open
- Friday, November 18 – Online submissions close
- Thursday, January 12 – Nominees Announced, and Online public voting opens
- Friday, February 10 – Public voting closes
Only submitted work will be reviewed for consideration. All entries are evaluated and narrowed to the top five in each category by members of the NAACP Image Awards Nominating Committees, which are comprised of individuals within the entertainment industry (studio/network executives, actors, artists, managers, agents, publicists, journalists, literary agents, and others) NAACP Board members, NAACP Foundation Trustees, staff, partners and others.
For all information and the latest news, please visit the official NAACP Image Awards website at http://www.