GOLDEN
TOKEN
AWARDS
2018

RULES

The Golden Token Awards invite any company utilizing blockchain technology, including blockchain enthusiasts, to enter into the competition.


All deadlines are at 11:59 PM ET on the dates listed below.

Early Entry               
March 31st, 2018 ($199)

Regular Entry             
April 15th, 2018 ($249)

Late Entry
May 15th, 2018 ($449)

All companies and products are eligible for consideration based on their business accomplishments made during 2017 and 2018. Once nominations have opened, everyone is invited to nominate companies for award consideration.  For each award category, each person is invited to submit one company for consideration.

Companies may be nominated for multiple award categories, and companies may win multiple awards.  There are no fees to nominate companies for consideration till March 15th, 2018.

Payment can be made securely by credit card using our online entry form. Entry fees are non-refundable. The same project may be entered in multiple categories (each entry requires a separate entry fee). For payment by corporate check or wire transfer please email us at corporate@goldentokenawards.com to arrange payment. 

The Golden Token Awards presents two honors in every category—The Golden Token Award and The Golden Token People’s Choice Award. Winners are chosen through a combination of scores given by a group of qualified industry experts (you can apply here too). The Golden Token People’s Choice Award is awarded by the voting public. Public voting on entries will open on May 16th, 2018 and close on June 5th, 2018 at 11:59 PM EST.

One vote per IP address per day will be counted in the final vote. The Golden Token Awards Committee reserves the right to discard any and all votes that it reasonably determines to be fraudulent or submitted by bots or other computer-generated voting applications. There are no fees to vote.

Winners are selected by members of the juries of the Golden Token Awards Committee (you may apply to join here). All entries will be scored by the judges on these major criteria: 

- Team
- Advisors
- Necessity of Blockchain
- Partnerships
- Proof of Concept
- Community and Media
- Stage of the Project
- Technology

The Golden Token Awards honors excellence in different categories:

- Best in Smart Contracts
- Decentralized App of the Year
- Digital Collectibles of the Year
- Best in User-Controlled Internet
- Best in Gaming/VR
- Best in Finance
- Best in Payments
- Best in Trading/DEX
- Best in Lending
- Best in Insurance
- Best Marketplace
- Best File Storage
- Best in Social Apps
- Best in Supply/Logistics
- Best in Gambling/Betting
- Best in Healthcare

The blockchain community is invited to choose who wins in several categories dedicated to the blockchain & crypto enthusiasts (public voting): 

- Blockchain Influencer of the Year
- Female Leader of the Year
- Crypto Trader of the
- CEO of the Year

The Golden Token Awards Committee will select the top five nominated companies per award category based on the quantity, quality and breadth of submissions received. Each finalist company will be invited to attend the Award Ceremony.

The event will be held on June 14th, 2018 in the Silicon Valley. 

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