NZEA New Zealand Event Awards Categories

The 2019-20 programme introduces eight new categories to reflect the evolving and diverse nature of our industry.

Click on each category to view the assessment criteria.

Recognition Awards

Excellence Awards

Support Awards

Achievement Award

Supreme Award

  • Selected by our panel of judges from the winners of the Recognition, Excellence, Support and Achievement categories (NEW for 2019)


Qualifying Period

All events or exhibitions entered for the NZEA New Zealand Event Awards must have taken place (either started or concluded) between 1 August 2018 and 1 September 2019 inclusive (13 months).


Application Window

Entries are open from 2 September to 11:45pm, Friday 1 November 2019.