2018 Awards

Breakout Star Award

This award honors a fragrance that has been on the market between two and five years and has grown to be a breakout star, demonstrating consecutive growth years since launch.

Eligibility: Fragrance must have been released in the U.S. between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2015.

Member entry fee: $700
Non-member entry fee: $2500

Companies will be invoiced for their submissions.

All entries become property of The Fragrance Foundation. All nominations are final.
Deadline: Entries must be received by WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018.

  • (as it should appear on the e-ballot)
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  • (50 words/250 characters)
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  • Please submit both .eps and .jpg/.jpeg files High Resolution .eps file (4” x 6” @300 dpi) max file size: 50mb
  • Minimum 1200 Pixels wide and up to 1000 pixels tall. Max file size: 50mb
  • Ten (10) Full Size bottles (3.4oz / 100ml) of fragrance are required with each entry.
    Due Date: Similtaneous with electronic nomination
    Please send to:
    The Fragrance Foundation
    57 West 57th Street, 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10019

    The Finalists’ Luncheon - If you are selected as a Top 10 Finalist
    1: Purse Spray / Roller Balls for distribution in 500 Attendee Gift Bags
    Due March 28, 2018
    Please send to:
    The Fragrance Foundation
    57 West 57th Street, 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10019

    Awards - If your product is chosen as a top 5 Finalist
    1: A quantity of 600 full size products (3.4 oz) for distribution in the Award Gift Bag. (Please Note: A mixture of product will be placed in the evening’s 1,200 gift bags and your product will not be placed in every bag.)
    2: A Factice
    Due Date: June 1, 2018
    Please send to:
    The Fragrance Foundation
    57 West 57th Street, 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10019
  • Please contact Mary Pelzer at [email protected] or Hallie Mindell at [email protected] should you have any questions.