2018 Awards

Fragrance of the Year

Fragrance of the Year nominees are evaluated based on fragrance, marketing strategy, packaging and advertising.

Eligibility: All fragrances launched in the U.S. from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017.

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: Simultaneous 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: 2 to 3 bottles (3.4 oz / 100 ml) for use as testers.
    2: Purse Spray / Roller Balls for 500 Attendee Gift Bags
    Due Date: 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.