The 12 Award Categories include:
The APOLLO will be awarded for the following twelve categories by a panel of judges to include members of the Diplomatic Corps.
- Musical Arts & Sounds
- Performing Arts
- Language Arts
- Visual Arts
- Social Arts & Communication
- Ecological Arts & Architecture
- Lifetime’s Achievement
- Honorary Award
- Audience Award (to be voted for by the public & media)
From the accepted nominees, IDC will choose 3 finalists for each of the 12 categories, from which the winners will be chosen.All nominated participants will be invited to meet over a special lunch.
The final winners will be chosen by a committee of diplomats, sponsors, public figures and members of the IDF Awards Board.
The Apollo Evening Gala will host members of the Diplomatic Corps, all participants, winners, associates and those involved in presenting the awards. In an endeavour to make Apollo Awards as prestigious as some of the biggest ceremonies in the world, the organisers hope to enlighten an awareness of the aim to strengthen the specific skills of art and culture around the world.