Terms of Use, Participation, Disclaimers & Privacy Policy

Terms of participation

  • Nominated professionals, people & businesses are eligible to be nominated and/or win the New York Awards providing all of the following criteria are met.

The nominated Person/Professional must::

  • Be a person born or business locatation in New York State
  • Have not won in previous years.
  • Respond within time frame that Business, He or she accepts the Award.
  • Attend ceremony or authorized representative.

The nominated businesses MUST:

  • Have a storefront in the USA
  • Have a registered legally formed business.
  • Have been operating for at least 12 months prior to nomination

The nominated businesses MUST NOT:

  • Have employees that have judged or judging the New York Awards program
  • Be a contracted commercial supplier to the New York Awards.
  • Have won a New York Awards before ever.


New York awards, New York Business Awards, New York Association may be used as New York Awards, NYA, us, we and our throughout the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

  • By using NYA in any way constitutes acceptance of the NYA TERMS OF USE, PRIVACY POLICY AND DISCLAIMER(S). If you do not accept the NYA Terms of use, Privacy policy and disclaimer(s) in their entirety, you may not have access or use NYA in any way.
  • NYA can be accessed by the public online.
  • NYA subscribers, winners and nominees do not have any voting rights within NYA our company, organization, corporation or LLC.
  • NYA may not be duplicated.
  • No Refunds at any time.
  • NYA does not guarantee ALL businesses will win an award.
  • Recipients / Winners of NYA who refuse acceptance of the NYA will not be nominated or win a NYA in the life of the named business & owner.
  • Businesses that accept the NYA  gives us the right & permission to use your business logo(s) & pictures anywhere in the world with NYA advertisements
  • Businesses agree to allow us to take photos, video footage of owner, business &/or employees to be used in relation to advertising materials.
  • Recipients of the NYA agree the we may use the materials for future promotional and marketing purposes without further notice, reference or compensation to them.
  • We may duplicate, alter, adapt and utilize the materials at any time, anywhere and by any means.
  • We may license, authorize or otherwise transfer the rights in the materials to others to do the same.
  • Recipients / Winners acknowledge that by accepting the NYA you grant us on creation of the materials a world wide royalty-free, perpetual, exclusive and irrevocable license to use the materials for whatever purpose. can be accessed by the public online.
  • VOTERS can vote for a New Yorker that he or she feels has exceeded expectations and has given back to others.
  • VOTERS must be former or current clients / customers of Businesses being nominated.


We do not sell, transfer or give personal or business information collected about nominated or winning Recipients.