2019 Awards

Indie Fragrance of the Year

This award recognizes a fragrance created by a brand sold by fewer than 100 stores or e-tailers in the U.S.

Eligibility: Indie fragrances launched in the U.S. from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. Entry must be submitted by the brand, not by a distributor. Only 1 entry per company is permitted in this category.

This category is judged by an expert panel.

This award will be given at The Finalists’ Luncheon on Friday, April 5, 2019.

Member entry fee: $200
Non-member entry fee: $700

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 FRIDAY, JANUARY 25, 2019.

  • (as it should appear on the e-ballot)
  • (as it should appear on the e-ballot)
  • (50 words/250 characters)
  • ( if different )
  • Please submit .eps or .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
  • Five (5) 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
    60 East 56th Street, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10022
  • Please contact Mary Pelzer at [email protected] should you have any questions.