Academy of Country Music Announces Voting Timeline for 2016 Awards
October 30th Deadline to Apply for New Memberships & Renew Existing Memberships to Be Eligible to Vote for the 51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in 2016
Encino, CA (October 6, 2015) – The Academy of Country Music announced today the ballot timeline for professional membership voting for the 51st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, to be broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas next April, 2016 (date announcement is forthcoming).
New membership applications and existing membership renewals must be completed by 3:00 PM PT / 5:00 PM CT on Friday, October 30, 2015 for members to be eligible to vote during the 2016 Awards cycle.
The ballot timeline for professional members is as follows:
- Nomination Round Ballot Opens – Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Nomination Round Ballot Closes – Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Second Round Ballot Opens – Monday, January 11, 2016
Second Round Ballot Closes – Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Final Round Ballot Opens – Monday, March 7, 2016
Final Round Ballot Closes – Monday, March 14, 2016
To apply online for membership with the Academy of Country Music, please visit https://membership.acmcountry.com/individual/application.
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