12/03/2018

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN THROUGH JANUARY 4, 2019 FOR THE 54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® SUBMISSIONS

NOW OPEN THROUGH JANUARY 4, 2019

FOR THE 54TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™

Starting Today, Click Here To Submit For Select ACM Awards Categories  

December 31, 2018 Deadline to Apply for New Memberships & Renew Memberships

For Voting Eligibility for the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards in 2019

Encino, CA (December 3, 2018) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that submissions for the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards™ are now open, December 3, 2018 through January 4, 2019. As previously announced, categories eligible for submissions include Main Awards, Industry Awards, Radio Awards and Video of the Year. The 54th Academy of Country Music Awards™, Country Music’s Party of the Year® will broadcast LIVE from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET/delayed PT on CBS.

The submissions eligibility period for the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards is January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. Key dates for Academy professional members for the 2019 ACM Awards cycle are as follows:

  • Submissions Period Opens:                                                          December 3, 2018
  • Deadline for New Membership/Renewals Closes:                   December 31, 2018
  • Submissions Period Closes:                                                        January 4, 2019
  • First Round Voting:                                                                      January 18, 2019 – January 24, 2019
  • Second Round Voting:                                                                 February 4, 2019 – February 11, 2019
  • Final Round Voting:                                                                     March 11, 2019 – March 19, 2019

For members, new membership applications and existing membership renewals deadline to apply is Monday, December 31, 2018 at 5:00 PM PT / 7:00 PM CT for members to be eligible to vote during the 2019 Awards cycle.  To apply online for a membership with the Academy of Country Music, please visit the ACM Membership platform at: ACM Membership

For more information on the ACM Awards and all ACM events, visit www.ACMcountry.com. You can like Academy of Country Music on Facebook or follow on Twitter at @ACMawards and Instagram @ACMAwards for more immediate updates. Tickets for the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards are available at www.axs.com.

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CONTACT:
Brooke Primero
Academy of Country Music
818.815.4219
brooke@acmcountry.com