THE NAIRMA AWARD is presented annually by the North American Independent Rock Music Association and recognizes creative and technical excellence within the genres of Rock, Hard Rock, Metal, Punk, and Hardcore music.
- One trophy will be awarded on behalf of each Award Category
- Individuals recognized as members of an award winning group may purchase additional commemorative trophies at a nominal fee.
- All nominated artists will receive an Official Certificate of Nomination presented by the Association.
Award Recipients are voted on by the Association’s Selection Committee and Members in Good Standing in accordance with the NAIRMA Artist Selection Process Guidelines.