Q: Do nominees have to be members of Travel Media Association of Canada (TMAC) or can they be anyone?

A: Nominees have to be TMAC members whose membership fees are fully paid for 2021.

Q: Can I nominate myself or does someone else have to nominate me?

A:  You can only nominate yourself for entry.

Q: Do my entries have to have been published?

A: The entry article or photo or video must have appeared in a publication or digital posting between January 1, 2020  December 31, 2020.

Q: When will the award ceremony take place?

A: The TMAC 2020 Awards Video Presentation will be released during the 2021 TMAC AGM & Conference.

Q: Will the names of the individuals who have entered into the awards be announced publicly?

A: The top five finalists will be announced in May 2021.

Q: How do I submit my entry(ies)?

A: Please use the new online 2020 TMAC Awards Entry Form. All entries must be received by Friday, February 19, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

Q. Can I re-enter a submission that did not win in 2019 but was published within the time period?


Q. Can I submit the same story and/or image in two different categories?


Q. What is the Best Travel Column/Blog?

Although all categories welcome online submissions, we felt it was important to introduce an award that allows you to submit three recent samples of a travel column or blog for which you are the author. 

Q. What is the People's Choice Best Photo Ever

Submit your best photo ever and let your fellow TMAC members decide! Your photos will be featured on line in a slide show format. Members will have access to an electronic ballot to vote. Industry members may also submit. There is no fee for this category.