Emerging Talent
Nomination Ballot


Nominating opened on August 22nd at 12am CDT and closes on September 12th at 6pm CDT. Cast your ballot today!


*Please read the Nominee Eligibility Requirements immediately below before making your nomination. 


Nominee Eligibility Requirements

This award will be presented to an individual whose brand has been in business for less than five years and has produced at least one collection or product line. This individual must show exceptional promise within their area of the fashion industry. Example qualifications include innovation in design, attention to construction and commitment to their brand’s long-term growth. Womenswear, Menswear, Accessory and Childrenswear brands are eligible.


Terms and Conditions

Following the close of the Public Nomination Period (on September 12, 2017), the top four submissions with the most votes will become official nominees and move on to the Public Voting Period.

When submitting your nomination you are asked to provide some personal information such as your first and last name and email address, as well as non-personal information such as name of nominee, name of nominee’s brand and nominee’s website.  We intend to use this information to ensure that each participant using the form submits only one nomination, and to keep nominators informed of the remainder of the process.  We reserve the right to (i) terminate any nomination that fails to include the required information, (ii) terminate any nomination that does not fit into the Nominee Eligibility requirements or for any reason in our sole discretion, and (iii) select our own nominees in our sole discretion including NFA Board Members.

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After reading the Nominee Eligibility Requirements and Terms and Conditions, please complete the form below to enter your nominations for the NFA Emerging Talent Award. 

Your Name *
Your Name
Nominating Instructions
Please enter the name and the website of ONE brand below. If any information is omitted on this form, the vote will automatically be discounted.

If you have any issues submitting your vote, please contact the Nashville Fashion Alliance at info@nashvillefashionalliance.com. We will respond within 48 hours. 

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