The Stevie® Awards, organizer of the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, announced today that the final entry deadline for the seventh annual competition has been extended to Friday, July 22. The Stevie Awards for Great Employers honors the world’s best companies to work for and the HR teams and professionals, HR achievements, new products and services and suppliers that help to create and drive great workplaces.
“After many requests for individual deadline extensions, we have decided to extend the deadline for everyone,” said Stevie Awards president Maggie Miller. The original final deadline was July 7. Miller emphasizes that no additional late fees will be charged for entries submitted through July 22, and late entries will not be penalized in the judging process.
All organizations now have three more weeks to prepare and submit their entries. All individuals and organizations worldwide - public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small - may submit nominations to the Stevie Awards for Great Employers. The 2022 awards will honor achievements since the beginning of 2020. Entry details are available at http://www.StevieAwards.com/HR.
There are new categories in 2022 for Thought Leadership including Achievement in Thought Leadership Skills, Achievement in Thought Leadership Talent, Achievement in Thought Leadership for Recruitment, Achievements in Internal Thought Leadership, and HR Thought Leader of the Year.
Fourteen of the 16 HR Individual categories do not require payment of entry fees.
Winners in the 31 industry-specific Employer of the Year categories will be determined by a unique blend of public votes and professional ratings. Public voting will take place from July 11 - August 1.
The Stevie Awards for Great Employers recognize achievement in many facets of the workplace. Categories include:
- Employer of the Year Awards
- HR Achievement Awards
- HR Individual Awards
- HR Team Categories
- Solution Provider Awards
- Solutions, Implementations, and Training Programs or Media Awards
- COVID-19 Response Awards
More than 100 professionals worldwide, working on several juries, will determine the Stevie Award winners. Winners in the 2022 Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Awards will be announced on August 8, and celebrated during a gala banquet, conditions permitting, on September 17 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.