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2021 World Oil Award Nominations

Nominations for the 2021 World Oil Awards are now open and will close at midnight (CDT) on Friday, July 9, 2021. The World Oil Awards Gala will be held Thursday, October 14, 2021. 

Submit your nominations here.

  • Do not submit duplicate material already entered on the submission form.
  • Do not submit large technical or operational manuals.
  • Nominations—technical or individual—submitted in consecutive years will not be allowed into the judging process.
  • This year, we are using an online submission form.
  • For the Lifetime Achievement and Innovative Thinker awards, nominations must be submitted by a company, organization or colleague.
  • Self-nominated submissions will not be accepted.
  • Supplemental information includes items such as brochures, press releases, case histories and technical papers that show product commercialization and success in the field.

If you have any questions or trouble submitting your nominations, please contact Melissa Smith at

We appreciate your interest in the World Oil Awards.