Categories

Seatrade Cruise Awards offers recognition for both industry categories and personality and community awards. 

Industry categories

Destination of the Year

Who is this award for? A region/tourism body/association which has made significant strides in promoting cruise-tourism over the past 12 months*

*For the purpose of the past 12 months for the 2018 awards scheme this encompasses 01.08.17 - 31.07.18

Port of the Year

Who is this award for? A port authority/port management company which has made significant improvements to its handling facilities/ cruise-tourism infrastructure over the past 12 months* 

*For the purpose of the past 12 months for the 2018 awards scheme this encompasses 01.08.17 - 31.07.18

Supplier of the Year

Who is this award for? To any firm or individual who has provided an exceptional quality service, product or innovation, to the cruise sector over the past 12 months*

*For the purpose of the past 12 months for the 2018 awards scheme this encompasses 01.08.17 - 31.07.18

Environmental Initiative Award

Who is this award for? To any company, organisation or individual who has made a notable contribution to advance any environmental aspect of cruising

Marketing Initiative of the Year

Cruise Baltic sponsor Seatrade Cruise Awards 2018

Sponsored by Cruise Baltic

Who is this award for? This award will be judged on strategy, targeting, creativity and most importantly - the results of a cruise-related marketing initiative completed or continuing during the past 12 months*. The judges will want to know how your initiative has made a difference.

*For the purpose of the past 12 months for the 2018 awards scheme this encompasses 01.08.17 - 31.07.18

Innovative Shorex of the Year Award

Abu Dhabi

Sponsored by Abu Dhabi Department of Culture & Tourism

Who is this award for? To any company or individual who has created, sourced or introduced an innovative shore excursion over the past 12 months*

*For the purpose of the past 12 months for the 2018 Awards Scheme this encompasses 01.08.17 - 31.07.18

Personality Awards

Seatrade Outstanding Contribution Award

Winner to be selected by Seatrade based on nominations received

Seatrade Port Personality of the Year

Winner to be selected by Seatrade based on nominations received

Seatrade Cruise Personality of the Year

V Ships Leisure sponsor Seatrade Cruise Awards 2018

Sponsored by V.Ships Leisure

Winner to be selected by Seatrade based on nominations received