List of Business Awards in The Middle East

This is the world’s best list of Middle East Business Awards. It includes all the most credible Middle East Business Awards, Gulf Business Awards and Arabian Business Awards across the region. Here you can find information to help you enter The CEO Middle East Awards, Middle East Call Centre Awards, Euromoney Best Managed Companies in the Middle East, ACN Arab Technology Awards, Arabian Business Startup Awards, Dubai Quality Award, Middle East CEO Excellence Awards, Arabian Tourism Awards, IJGlobal Middle East Awards and The Middle East HR Excellence Awards among many others.
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Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
CEO Today Middle East Awards 1st Dec ~15th Apr Business Leaders Middle East
AUIS Innovation Awards 1st Dec 13th Jan Business Middle East
FStech Awards 3rd Dec 17th Mar Financial Services EMEA
FStech Awards 3rd Dec 17th Mar IT & Telecommunications EMEA
Xero Awards UK & EMEA 10th Dec ~3rd Mar Financial Services EMEA
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Award for Innovation in Project Management ~15th Dec ~15th Jan Business Middle East
Gulf Real Estate Awards 23rd Dec 29th Mar Planning & Property Middle East
The Seamless Awards ~10th Jan ~29th Sep Financial Services MENA
M&A Atlas Awards ~15th Jan ~2nd Feb Financial Services EMEA
Arabian Business KSA Achievement Awards ~18th Jan ~31st Jan Business Middle East
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Award for Smart Government ~19th Jan ~19th Feb Public Sector Middle East
Digital Studio Awards ~24th Jan ~3rd Jun Journalism Publishing & Media Middle East
Middle East & North Africa Stevie® Award 26th Jan 3rd Mar Business MENA
Middle East & North Africa Stevie® Award 26th Jan 3rd Mar Business Middle East
Computer News Middle East CNME CIO 300 Awards ~30th Jan ~29th Mar IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Forbes Middle East Travel and Hospitality Awards ~31st Jan ~18th Apr Travel & Tourism Middle East
SABRE Awards EMEA 31st Jan ~9th Jun Marketing PR Events & Advertising EMEA
IDC Digital Excellence Awards ~31st Jan ~26th Feb IT & Telecommunications Middle East
BBC Good Food Middle East Awards ~1st Feb ~24th Feb Retail & Consumer Goods Middle East
Dubai Lynx Awards 2nd Feb 16th Mar Marketing PR Events & Advertising Middle East
Logistics Middle East Awards ~4th Feb ~16th Mar Supply Chain Middle East
What's On Awards Dubai 6th Feb 28th Mar Hospitality Sport & Leisure Middle East
What's On Awards Abu Dhabi 6th Feb 2nd Mar Hospitality Sport & Leisure Middle East
Campaign Agency of the Year Global 10th Feb 1st Apr Marketing PR Events & Advertising EMEA
ActionCoach Business Excellence Awards 14th Feb ~23rd Apr Business EMEA
IDC Smart City Middle East Awards ~14th Feb ~2nd May Business Middle East
The Middle East Young Employee and Future Leaders Excellence Awards ~18th Feb ~4th Mar Business Leaders Middle East
Brand Film Awards 22nd Feb ~11th May Marketing PR Events & Advertising EMEA
Middle East Women Leaders Excellence Awards ~26th Feb ~9th Mar Business Leaders Middle East
Middle East M&A Awards ~26th Feb ~10th Apr Financial Services MENA
Channel Middle East Awards ~28th Feb ~23rd Apr IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Middle East Special Event MESE Awards ~28th Feb ~31st Mar Marketing PR Events & Advertising Middle East
TahawulTech.com CIO300 Awards ~28th Feb ~29th Mar IT & Telecommunications Middle East
TahawulTech.com GovTech Innovation Awards ~1st Mar ~26th Sep IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Middle East Legal Awards ~4th Mar ~10th Jun Legal Services Middle East
Financial News FN Private Equity Rising Stars ~5th Mar ~15th Jul Financial Services EMEA
EMEA Finance Middle East Banking Awards ~8th Mar ~26th Apr Financial Services Middle East
Transform Awards MEA ~10th Mar ~5th May Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
TahawulTech.com Future Network Awards ~14th Mar ~27th Mar IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Inspiring Workplace Awards EMEA 16th Mar 24th May HR & Training EMEA
Purpose Awards EMEA 17th Mar ~21st Jun Marketing PR Events & Advertising EMEA
Middle East Smart Government and Smart Cities Excellence Awards ~23rd Mar ~6th Apr Public Sector Middle East
Middle East Security Awards MESA ~25th Mar ~1st May IT & Telecommunications Middle East
International Property Awards (Dubai Africa & Arabia) ~26th Mar ~7th Sep Construction & Architecture MENA
Reseller ME Partner Excellence Awards ~30th Mar ~14th Apr IT & Telecommunications Middle East
The Europas - The European Tech Startup Awards ~30th Mar ~24th Jun IT & Telecommunications EMEA
International Federation of Landscape Architects AAPME ~31st Mar ~13th Aug Construction & Architecture MENA
TahawulTech.com Reseller Middle East Partner Excellence Awards ~31st Mar ~14th Apr IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Sharjah Government Communications Award ~1st Apr ~27th Sep Public Sector Middle East
The CEDIA Awards ~2nd Apr ~6th Sep Design & Innovation EMEA
Images RetailME Tech Awards ~20th Apr ~8th Jun Retail & Consumer Goods Middle East
The WARC Prize for MENA Strategy ~28th Apr ~4th Aug Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
The Insights Middle East Call Centre/CX Awards ~29th Apr ~22nd Jun Customer Contact Middle East
Daman Corporate Health and Wellness Awards ~30th Apr ~23rd Jun HR & Training Middle East
World Travel Awards Middle East ~30th Apr ~25th Apr Travel & Tourism Middle East
AHEAD Awards MEA ~30th Apr ~9th Nov Hospitality Sport & Leisure MENA
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award ~30th Apr ~29th Jan Design & Innovation MENA
BIG SEE Wood Design Awards (South East Europe) ~5th May 21st Oct Construction & Architecture EMEA
Middle East CEO Excellence Awards ~31st May ~16th Jan Business Leaders Middle East
Transport & Logistics Middle East Heroes of the Pandemic Awards ~31st May ~12th Jul Transport & Logistics Middle East
Black Excellence Awards ME ~31st May ~4th Jun Business Leaders Middle East
Smart Built Environment Awards ~1st Jun ~8th Sep Planning & Property Middle East
The Gulf Sustainability Awards ~10th Jun ~20th Sep Corporate Social Responsibility MENA
MRM Business Award ~13th Jun ~13th Nov Business Middle East
Gulf Business Awards ~15th Jun ~6th Nov Business MENA
HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Awards ~15th Jun ~29th Nov Health & Social Care Middle East
EMEA Europe Banking Awards ~15th Jun ~15th Jul Financial Services EMEA
The BCI Middle East Awards ~17th Jun ~29th Jul Business Middle East
TahawulTech.com Transformational Leadership Awards ~18th Jun ~28th Jun IT & Telecommunications Middle East
The Big 5 Impact Awards ~21st Jun ~12th Sep Construction & Architecture Middle East
The Big 5 Impact Awards ~21st Jun ~12th Sep Construction & Architecture MENA
HRO Today CHRO of the Year Awards ~30th Jun 1st Nov HR & Training EMEA
Arabia CSR Awards ~30th Jun ~4th Oct Corporate Social Responsibility MENA
GRABCSR Awards ~30th Jun 24th Nov Corporate Social Responsibility MENA
ADIPEC Excellence in Energy Awards ~5th Jul 15th Nov Energy & Utilities Middle East
TahawulTech.com Future Enterprise Awards ~15th Jul ~6th Oct IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Cresta Awards ~20th Jul ~26th Sep Marketing PR Events & Advertising Middle East
Cresta Awards ~20th Jul ~26th Sep Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
Middle East Hospitality Excellence Awards ~28th Jul 9th Dec Hospitality Sport & Leisure MENA
The Hotelier Middle East Awards ~29th Jul ~29th Sep Hospitality Sport & Leisure Middle East
AFP Pinnacle Awards ~30th Jul ~18th Oct Financial Services Middle East
Middle East Technology Excellence Awards ~30th Jul ~9th Sep IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Middle East International Business Awards ~30th Jul ~9th Sep Business Middle East
Wow Awards Middle East ~31st Jul ~15th Sep Marketing PR Events & Advertising Middle East
CEO Middle East Awards ~1st Aug ~22nd Sep Business Leaders Middle East
EMEA Finance Treasury Services Awards ~8th Aug ~8th Sep Financial Services EMEA
Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East Indian Subcontinent & Africa in association with Lloyds List ~13th Aug 12th Dec Transport & Logistics Middle East
MEP Middle East Awards ~17th Aug ~28th Sep Construction & Architecture Middle East
MEED Projects Awards ~19th Aug 8th Dec Business MENA
MENA Green Building Awards ~19th Aug ~15th Oct Construction & Architecture MENA
TahawulTech.com’s CISO 50 Awards ~22nd Aug ~8th Sep IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Middle East Shopping Centre and Retailer Awards ~27th Aug ~29th Sep Retail & Consumer Goods MENA
Etisalat Award for Arabic Children's Literature ~31st Aug ~6th Nov Hospitality Sport & Leisure Middle East
The Aviation Business Awards ~31st Aug 2nd Nov Transport & Logistics Middle East
Telecoms World Awards ~31st Aug ~15th Jun IT & Telecommunications MENA
HRO Today Association Awards ~1st Sep 1st Nov HR & Training EMEA
Future Workplace Awards ~1st Sep 2nd Nov HR & Training Middle East
Storage Digitalisation Cloud (SDC) Awards ~10th Sep 24th Nov IT & Telecommunications EMEA
Arabian Business Startup Awards ~16th Sep ~29th Sep Business Middle East
Middle East Municipalities and Integrated and Sustainable Cities Excellence Awards ~21st Sep 14th Oct Public Sector Middle East
Middle East Energy Awards ~23rd Sep 24th Nov Energy & Utilities Middle East
GCC GOV HR Awards ~23rd Sep 26th Oct HR & Training MENA
Effie MENA Awards ~26th Sep 24th Nov Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
Gulf Capital SME Awards ~26th Sep 9th Dec Business Middle East
The Middle East Public Relations Association MEPRA Awards ~30th Sep 24th Nov Marketing PR Events & Advertising Middle East
Dubai Quality Award ~30th Sep ~30th Oct Business Middle East
The MENA Digital Awards ~3rd Oct ~4th Dec Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
The MENA Influencer Awards ~3rd Oct ~4th Dec Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
CIPS Middle East Excellence in Procurement Awards ~5th Oct ~9th Feb Supply Chain MENA
MENA Search Awards ~7th Oct 25th Nov Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
identity Design Awards ~7th Oct 17th Nov Construction & Architecture Middle East
PRCA MENA Digital Awards ~7th Oct 8th Dec Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
Europe and Middle East Coffee Awards ~8th Oct ~12th Nov Retail & Consumer Goods EMEA
World Finance MENA Investment & Development Awards 11th Oct ~10th Sep Financial Services MENA
Arab Wheels Awards ~15th Oct ~13th Nov Transport & Logistics Middle East
Global Investor MENA Awards 15th Oct ~6th Nov Financial Services MENA
Emirates Woman Woman of the Year Awards ~15th Oct ~18th Nov Business Leaders Middle East
The SMARTIES EMEA (Mobile Marketing Association MMA) 15th Oct ~10th Nov Marketing PR Events & Advertising EMEA
MENA IR Insurance Awards 28th Oct 25th Jan Financial Services MENA
TahawulTech.com Hot 50 Awards 31st Oct 7th Nov IT & Telecommunications Middle East
Middle East Business Leaders Awards ~1st Nov ~16th Mar Business Leaders Middle East
MENA Agency Awards 4th Nov 20th Jan Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
Gulf Customer Experience Awards 10th Nov 21st Feb Customer Contact MENA
Julfar Finance Award 15th Nov 30th Dec Financial Services Middle East
PRCA MENA Awards 21st Nov 16th Feb Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA
Big Project Middle East Awards 24th Nov 24th Jan Construction & Architecture MENA
The IJGlobal Europe & Africa Awards ~27th Nov ~13th Jul Financial Services EMEA
The IJGlobal Middle East Awards ~27th Nov ~13th Jul Financial Services Middle East
The SMARTIES MENA (Mobile Marketing Association MMA) 27th Nov 10th Feb Marketing PR Events & Advertising MENA

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