Evaluation Process

The evaluation process has two stages: eligibility check and assessment of entries by the Jury.

Eligibility Check

After the deadline, all submitted entries will go through the eligibility check. Applicants, whose entries do not comply with formal requirements would be contacted and informed about the deficiencies. They willbe given few days to correct their applications and/or provide requested documentation.

Assessment of the Entries by Jury

All eligible entries will go forward to the independent Jury (group of the external assessors) and will be assessed against the comprehensive evaluation criteria scoring guidance (published at: www.meliora.ge) Jury will also take account of the evidence provided along with the application (documents, links, etc.) to select the winners.

After reviewing the materials, Jury members may have questions and reserve the right to request additional information/documents from the nominees. However, Jury members do not address directly the nominees, but send their questions/requests via Contest organizers.

Jury can choose not to give an award in the certain category if the entries are not deemed to be of a suitable standard.

Jury reserves the right to confer two prizes in each thematic category for large company and the SME.

Please, refer also to the Terms and Conditions

Revealing the winners - Awards Ceremony and Prizes

Following completion of the judging process, the awards’ winners will be announced at a black-tie awarding ceremony to be held in the early Spring 2021.

  • Each category winner will be awarded the special prize - an elegant trophy
  • All winners are free to use special logo of the “Meliora 2020 Winner” in their communication materials during a year
  • All applicants, whether they are winners or not, would be invited to the prestigious Awards Ceremony.

This awarding ceremony might be held online, if epidemiological situation would not allow conducting large-scale event in a real space.