february 19th, 2022

AFAM AWARDS

African Fashion and Arts Movement Award

NOMINATIONS ​

African Fashion and Arts Movement Awards, also known as AFAM awards recognizes African Entrepreneur who are or have positively impacted the African Fashion and Arts Movement in British Columbia. AFAM Awards is an annual celebration of the industry’s remarkable thought leaders, entrepreneurs, and changemakers. Nominate an artist you love today!

 

2021/2022 afam awards categories

Fashion Design of the Year Award is awarded to designers with the vision to explore and chart new territory in the world of fashion, and the ability to set the agenda for style-conscious consumers everywhere.

PAST WINNERS

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Frequently Asked Questions

Nominations open through October 25th, 

General guidelines:

  • Anyone may submit a nominee for AFAM Award.
  • Self-nominations are welcome. You can (and should!) submit yourself for consideration.

 

All Nominee submissions will be reviewed by the AFAM Awards Committee to ensure eligibility is met. A Nominee may be moved to a different category than originally nominated.

All Nominees will be contacted and have the opportunity to accept or decline their nomination prior to the official Final Slate announcement.

Voting for the winners will be conducted by the entire community.

Winners will be announced at the  AFAM -African Fashion Week Vancouver, in February each year.

NOMINATIONS START- OCT 15

VOTING STARTS -NOV 15  TO DEC 30TH

WINNERS ANNOUNCED FEB EACH YEAR  AT THE AFAM AFRICAN FASHION WEEK VANCOUVER

YES! we understand how hectic schedules for Artists and creatives can be. If you are unable to attend, you won’t be there to hear your name announced from the stage, and you’ll miss awesome performances, parties, promotion, mentoring and networking opportunities!

The Nominee must provide a Representative to represent them and receive the award if you are announced a winner. This information must be provided to: Afam@afwv.ca