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ATD Awards Programs

New Awards Timelines and Changes
For a new ATD Awards experience in 2020, our awards timelines are shifting. We want to recognize all award winners at our biggest event of the year, the annual ATD International Conference and Exposition.
Show us your work. Be recognized for excellence.
2019 Applications Now Closed

There are 13 categories to choose from to showcase your talent development successes. The 2019 winners will be honored at ATD 2020 in Denver, CO.

2020 Application Deadline Extended to November 6, 2019

The BEST Awards recognize organizations that demonstrate enterprise-wide success as a result of employee talent development.

Now Accepting Applications and Nominations

Distinguished Contribution, Innovation in Talent Development, One to Watch, and Dissertation.