Inductees will be recognized for exceptional talent, artistic achievement, and contribution to the field in which they are nominated. They must have a minimum of (10) years experience. Nominees must be current or prior citizens of Israel and may reside in Israel or abroad.
Nominations will be accepted online from July 15, 2019 through September 1, 2019, and can be made by the general public on behalf of the artistic pioneers or can be a self-entry.
Winners must agree to be present at the 80th anniversary gala in New York on November 17, 2019 to receive their award, or it may be announced/awarded in the following year.
July 15, 2019: Nominations Open
September 1, 2019: Nomination Deadline
September 20, 2019: Finalists Selected
November 17, 2019: ICA Award Winners Inducted at AICF Gala
Frequently Asked Questions
There is no fee per entry.
If they do not currently hold Israeli citizenship at the time of entry then they cannot be considered for an ICA Award.
An individual can submit as many entries as they wish so long as the individuals are eligible.
Upon submission you should receive a notification email within 24 hours.
Nominees must be available to attend the ICA Awards ceremony on November 17. Should individuals not be able to attend this year, they can receive the award the following year. If winner is not available for two consecutive years, they must be re-nominated and selected.
Winners are selected by an esteemed judging panel as well as by popular vote. Winners will be selected on September 20, 2019, and inducted at the ICA Awards on November 17, 2019.