Award presentation 2017

The next NEOS AWARD presentation ceremony will be held on 17. June 2017 in the Atrium Hotel Mainz (www.atrium-mainz.de) as part of the Personal Trainer Conference (www.personal-trainer-conference.com).

Who can apply?

You are a personal trainer/entrepreneur with a special service, successful project or innovative concept/product and put yourself forward for the NEOS AWARD 2017.

OR

You are a client, partner or colleague and wish to recommend a personal trainer or company for the NEOS AWARD 2017 on the strength of their exceptional performance.

How do I apply?

Categories "Personal Trainer (m) of the Year", "Personal Trainer (f) of the Year" and "Newcomer of the Year"

Application procedure:
First selection process
Second selection process
Announcement of the nominees
Personal presentation of the nominees
Presentation of the NEOS AWARD

First selection process – closing date for applications 15.01.2017.

The following application documents must be submitted by the closing date:
1. Application video (maximum length 5 minutes) in which you answer the following questions:

  • Who are you and which category are you applying for?
  • Why do you or your company deserve the NEOS AWARD?
  • What is special about your personal training concept?
  • What distinguishes you from other applicants?
  • What characterises your (trainer) personality?

  • 2. PDF file containing the following:
  • Short profile/career history of you and/or your company.
  • Verifiable references, publications, financial statements or similar, proving the success of your work, project or company.

  • 3. Professional portrait photo, additional photos are also welcome.

    Send your application – by e-mail or WeTransfer only, please – to this address: bewerbung (at) neos-award.com
    The names of the personal trainers who have been selected for the second selection process will be announced on 01.02.2017. The successful candidates will be notified by e-mail.

    Second selection process

    If you receive notification on 01.02.2017 that you have been nominated for the second selection process, please submit the following documents by e-mail or WeTransfer before 31.03.2017 (closing date):
    A live video recording of a personal training session lasting 45-60 minutes, which may be shot with a phone camera. Please note the following: no edited highlights of more than one personal training session or setting, no music. Dialogue between trainer and client should be audible.

    Announcement of nominees/finalists
    The nominees for the NEOS AWARD 2017 will be announced and their names published on this website on 30.04.2017.

    Personal presentation of the nominees
    On Friday, 16. June 2017 i.e. one day before the award ceremony, the nominees will have an additional opportunity to take part in a short personal interview in the Atrium Hotel Mainz to present themselves to the jury and answer questions.



    Category "Product of the Year"

    Closing date for applications is 01.02.2017.

    Application procedure:
    The following application documents must be submitted by the closing date:
    1. Application video (maximum length 5 minutes) in which you answer the following questions:

  • Who are you and what is the name of your company and its product?
  • Why does your company and/or your product deserve the NEOS AWARD?
  • In what way is your product particularly helpful for the personal trainer‘s work?

  • 2. PDF file containing the following:
  • Short profile/history of your company
  • Verifiable references, publications, financial statements

  • 3. Professional portrait or product photo, additional photos are also welcome

    Send your application – by e-mail or WeTransfer only, please – to this address: bewerbung (at) neos-award.com

    The three nominees in the category "Product of the Year" will be announced on 30.04.2017 and their names published on this website.



    Categories "Sustainability & social commitment", "Personal Trainer International" and "Special prize"

    The presentation of awards in these categories is possible every year, but not obligatory. There is no pre-selection or nomination of candidates. The jury decides in advance who will receive the NEOS AWARD in their respective categories on 17. June 2017.

    We look forward to receiving your proposals and applications for these categories. Closing date for submission is 01.02.2017.

    Application procedure:
    The following application documents must be submitted by the closing date:
    1. Application video (maximum length 5 minutes) in which you answer the following questions:

  • Who are you and which category are you applying for?
  • Why do you or your company deserve the NEOS AWARD?
  • What is special about your personal training concept?
  • What characterises your (trainer) personality?

  • 2. PDF file containing the following:
  • Short profile/career history
  • Verifiable references, publications, financial statements

  • 3. Professional portrait photo, additional photos are also welcome.

    Send your application – by e-mail or WeTransfer only, please – to this address: bewerbung (at) neos-award.com


    When and where will the awards be presented?

    The next presentation ceremony for the NEOS AWARD is on the evening of 17. June 2017 as part of the Personal Trainer Conference (www.personal-trainer-conference.com) in the Atrium Hotel Mainz (www.atrium-mainz.de), Flugplatz Straße 44, 55126 Mainz statt.

    Are nominees obliged to attend the ceremony in person?

    Yes. A NEOS AWARD can only be presented to a nominee who attends in person. Formal dress is required.

    Are there any participation fees?

    No, application for the NEOS AWARD is free of charge.

    Confidentiality and data protection

    All application documents, data and presentations will be treated with the utmost discretion and will only be used for the purpose of the application process and for presentation as part of the NEOS AWARD ceremony where appropriate. The documents will be destroyed after the award ceremony is over. Nominees and winners will be chosen by the jury. All decisions are final.

    Do you have any further questions?

    You can write to us at info (at) neos-award.com