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AWA 2014 Awards


18th Annual Will Rogers Awards, March 27-28 2015, Sheraton Hotel, Grand Ballroom, Irving, Texas

 Al nominations for the18th Annual Will Roger Awards are open until January 1, 2015.  The music long list of nominees will be posted at the Website, and on facebook after the nominations close.  The long list will be cut to the top five the first of 2015.  We congratulate all the nominees and the music is getting better and better and more groups are being involved.  The gear and art and other categories will be listed the first of the year and the winners will be notified.  For any questions

Nominations are open for the 19th Annual Academy of Western Artists Awards.

The 18th Annual Will Rogers Western Awards will be held March 29, 2014 in the Grand Ballroom at the Sheraton Hotel, Irving, Texas.

This year’s awards and banquet will be $75 per person.

Tables will be available for seating 8 at $700 per table.

If you would like to perform at the Awards, please submit a resume, members will receive the first priority, but open to all.  In addition to the actual show itself, there will be a one and one half hour showcase during the meal and also after the awards.

Every year, the AWA may add or delete categories depending on nominations.

As always, the AWA welcomes nominations from all sources including members and non members however, there will be a few changes this year.

Nominations are now open for the 19th Annual Will Rogers Awards. should be released from Jan. 1, 2013-Aug 1, 2014, if earlier or later, let us know the conditions and individual judgments will be made, but material can only be nominated one time.

All members are eligible to nominate in those categories which relate for no charge.

If you are not an AWA member, entries require a $25 service charge.

All awards are determined by blind juries related to their areas.

Categories receiving 10 or less entries will be carried over to the following year.

The AWA is a 501 (c) (3) non profit organization.

AWA, P O Box 35, Gene Autry, OK 73436, or you can email to  The website is