Calling all makers, artisans, producers and crafters in Alberta!
If you have a product that is made in Alberta, you may be eligible for the Made in Alberta Awards. The awards celebrate the ingenuity, creativity and quality of Alberta products. Getting the word out about local businesses can be hard, but the Made in Alberta Awards is your chance to share the news about your great product. The awards celebrate locally made goods in 10 categories: Furnishings and Home Decor, Fashion and Accessories, Games and Leisure, Beauty, Food (savoury and sweet), Drink (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), Crafts and Unique Products. If it’s made in Alberta and available for retail sale in the province until September 2020, it’s eligible!
One overall winner will recieve a grand prize of
Entry fee: $100 per entry.
Eligibility: Any Alberta business or maker with a product that is made in the province and that will be available for retail purchase in Alberta through to the end of September 2020 is eligible to enter.
Prize: The overall winner will receive a $5000 grand prize.
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Beauty: Cosmetics, skincare and haircare. Wellness and healthcare products are not eligible.
Craft: Items that are handmade by a single maker, including paper goods such as stationery and journals, textiles, leather goods, baskets, musical instruments, woodwork and more.
Drink – alcoholic: Packaged alcoholic drinks.
Drink – non-alcoholic: Packaged non-alcoholic drinks.
Fashion and Accessories: Clothing, footwear, accessories and jewellery.
Food – Savoury: Savoury edible packaged food items, including ingredients.
Food – Sweet: Sweet edible packaged food items, including ingredients.
Furnishings and Home Decor: Furniture and home decor items for both home interiors and outdoors, including garden and patio.
Games and Leisure: Sporting equipment, outdoor gear, pet items, games and toys.
Unique Product: Products that do not fit any other category.
Timeline for 2020
Entries Open: General entries open on November 1, 2020.
Entry deadline: All entry forms must be completed by February 29, 2020.
Product delivery: If your product is shortlisted, we may contact you for judging samples.
Avenue magazine Issue: September 2020.
DAYS LEFT TO ENTER
Is there an Alberta-made product that you love? Let the makers know you admire their work.
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Made in Alberta Awards
The Made in Alberta Awards celebrate great Alberta products, businesses and ingenuity. By highlighting Alberta-made products through a variety of channels, including digital, in print and in person, the Made in Alberta Awards program supports and promotes local businesses and encourages people to shop local.
Proudly made in Alberta.