TOBY Award

2020 TOBY Application Season

Applications for the local 2020 TOBY Award were due in September. Local winners will be announced at the TOBY/Gold Circle Awards Gala on January 30, 2020. Local winners will proceed to the regional competition. Regional winners will proceed to the international competition and those winners will be announced in June 2020.

 

2021 TOBY Application Season

The 2021 local TOBY season will launch in July 2020. Applications will be due in mid-September. Inspections will be held in October and November. Applicants will have at least two weeks notice to prepare for inspections.

 

Application Information: Guidelines, FAQ & Entry Requirements

Please read through the below documents if you are interested in applying for a 2021 local TOBY award. Please note that these documents will have updates and potentially new criteria for the 2021 application season.

 

TOBY Inspection Sheets & Verification Forms

Please read through the following inspection documents if you are interested in applying for a 2021 local TOBY award. Please note that these documents will have updates and potentially new criteria for the 2021 application season.

Another form, besides the inspection and judging forms, will also be used this year – the TOBY Inspection Verification Form (listed below). Please review all of these forms before your inspection. You will only need to submit the Inspection Verification Form if you proceed to the regional/international competition. If you proceed to these levels, BOMA/Chicago will provide you with a signed Inspection Verification Form to attach to your regional/international application.

Have Questions?

If you have any TOBY questions, please contact Jaclynne Madden, Director of Education, at jmadden@bomachicago.org or (312) 870-9608.