Awards Program Overview

Each year, NARI of Greater Chicagoland hosts the Contractor of the Year (CotY) Awards – formerly known as the Remodeling Excellence Awards – to recognize the best and brightest remodelers in Chicagoland. The CotY Awards are widely recognized across the Midwest and throughout the remodeling industry, creating a who’s-who of top remodeling firms in the region.

Winners are selected from a variety of residential, commercial, green and universal design categories and are then given the opportunity to be considered nationwide for the prestigious Contractor of the Year Award by NARI National.

Award Submission Deadline:

Friday, October 28, 2022

Deadlines & Fees

Early Bird – August 15 to September 30, 2022 – $135
Standard – October 1 to October 22, 2022 – $150
Late Entry – October 23 to October 28, 2022 – $200

Team Member Entry – $125

Project Completion Dates – December 1, 2020 to November 30, 2022