2020 Awards

2020 Breakout Star of the Year

This award honors a fragrance that has been on the market between 3-6 years consecutively, demonstrating consecutive years of growth since launch date.

Eligibility: Fragrance must have been released in the United States between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2016. Fragrances that have previously won Fragrance of the Year are not eligible for this award.

Member entry fee: $700

Non-member entry fee: $2500

Companies will be invoiced for their submissions.

All entries become the property of The Fragrance Foundation. All nominations are final.

Deadline: Entries must be received by FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2020.

This award will be given at The Awards Luncheon on April 3, 2020


  • ex. Donna Karan Cashmere Mist (as it should appear on the online voting ballot)
  • ex. The Estée Lauder Companies (as it should appear on the online voting ballot)
  • (50 words/250 characters)
  • (if different)
  • High res .eps or .jpg/.jpeg file - (4” x 6” @300 dpi)
  • Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, gif, png, pdf, eps.
    Maximum file size: 7mb; Minimum 1200 Pixels wide and up to 1000 pixels tall.
  • Five (5) Full Size bottles or closest pre-pack to a minimum of five in the secondary box (3.4oz / 100ml) of fragrance.

    All shipments need to be received between the hours of 9:00am to 6:00pm.

    Due Date: Simultaneous with electronic nomination

    Please send to: Christina Iwasko
    The Fragrance Foundation
    60 East 56th Street, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10022

    The Awards Luncheon - If you are selected as a Top 10 Finalist 400 Purse Spray / Roller Balls for Attendee Gift Bags

    Due Date: March 20, 2019

    Please send to:

    Christina Iwasko
    The Fragrance Foundation
    60 East 56th Street, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10022

  • Please contact Christina Iwasko at [email protected], 212.725.2755 ext. 1004 with any questions.