ACISE-LA (Academy of Canadians in Sports and Entertainment- Los Angeles) is proud to announce the first annual Golden Maple Award’s timetable. The Golden Maple Awards were created by ACISE-LA to promote and honour Canadian TV talent and athletes in the United States and will be timely done for to boost Canadian talent visibility during Emmy nomination campaigns.
March 8th 2015 – Submissions officially opened for all nominees and honorees in the following Categories:
- Best Actor in a TV series broadcasted in the US
- Best Actress in a TV series broadcasted in the US
- Newcomer of the Year in a TV series broadcasted in the US
- ‘Maple of Excellence’ for outstanding achievements
March 31st 2015 at 11:59pm PT – Submission entries are closed.
April 1st– April 15th 2015 – GMA Committee reviews submissions for eligibility and deliberates selections of Nominees and Honorees.
April 28th 2015 – Nominees are announced for the following categories:
- Best Canadian Actor in a TV series broadcasted in the US
- Best Canadian Actress in a TV series broadcasted in the US
- Canadian Newcomer of the Year in a TV series broadcasted in the US
The GMA Committee will release the Honoree names separately.
May 12th 2015 – Ballots will be released to all members for voting.
June 23rd 2015 at 11:59pm – Voting officially closes for the selected categories.
July 1st 2015 (Canada Day) – The Golden Maple Awards will be presented. (Location to be announced)
Submissions can be sent from the U.S. network, talent’s agent, manager, publicist, or self to ACISE-LA headquarters in Los Angeles, California. Eligibility for all nominees can be found on the membership page of the website. The Golden Maple Awards will not only be an event for networking and mingling for Canadians in Sports and Entertainment, but a chance to recognizes the achievements of ACISE-LA members. This Red Carpet Gala will elevate and highlight what Canadians have been providing Hollywood and the world of sports for years.
Submission requests can be sent to info -at- acise -dot- la . At that time an application form will be sent to you, if eligibility requirements are met.