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Middle East Stevie ® Awards Entry Deadline Extension Announced

Newest Stevie Awards Program recognizing innovation in 17 countries in Middle East and North Africa is now accepting entries through January 22.

Dec. 9, 2019 06:00 UTC-RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Stevie Awards have announced a general entry deadline extension for its new Middle East Stevie Awards sponsored by RAK Chamber. Applications will now be accepted through January 22 by popular demand. All organizations operating in 17 countries in the Middle East and North Africa are eligible to submit nominations to the 2020 Middle East Stevie Awards. The awards will recognize innovative achievements since July 1, 2018.

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Nominations will be accepted in Arabic and English from organizations of all types, large and small, for-profit and non-profit, publicly-held and privately-held, in more than 200 categories. The award program accepts nominations in the categories listed below without any restrictions, in terms of the number of the application. Moreover, applications are free of charge.

Middle East Stevie ® Awards Categories

• Web Site, App, Annual Report & Other Publications, & Live Event Awards
• Management Awards
• Company / Organisation Awards
• Corporate Communications & Public Relations Awards
• Customer Service Awards
• Human Resources Awards
• Marketing Awards
• New Product & Product Management Awards
• Technology Awards

Judging of the nominations will be conducted by professionals around the world. The winners will be announced the week of 19 February. Grand Stevie Award winners will be announced, and all Stevie winners will be honored at a gala awards banquet at the Waldorf Astoria in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, on the 21st of March 2020.

Instead of charging entry fees for each nomination, the competition will impose a winner’s fee on each Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie-winning nomination. Payment of the winner’s fee will unlock the many benefits of being a Stevie winner, including the right to publicly claim the recognition, a Stevie Award trophy, the right to use the winner’s seal.

Hundreds of organizations across the MENA region have been recognized in Stevie Awards programs over the past years, including ASDA'A BCW in the United Arab Emirates, CarrefourSA in Turkey, DHL Express in Qatar, Gulf Bank in Kuwait, and Ooredoo in Oman.

Detailed information is available at

About the Stevie® Awards

Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 nominations each year from organisations in more than 70 countries. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at


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