Any IBMA member may suggest a candidate for consideration by completing the online Momentum Awards Submission form during the submission period. Know an emerging artist, young industry professional, or mentor deserving recognition


Award Criteria, Eligibility and Selection Process

Performance Awards

  • Band
  • Vocalist
  • Instrumentalist
    (two instrumentalists are honored each year)

Industry Awards

  • Mentor Award
  • Industry Involvement Award
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Selection Process

Momentum Award winners are selected via a two-stage process by committees appointed by the Board of the IBMA.

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