Not all hero’s wear capes. This award is dedicated to the celebration of our industries the biggest champions and heroes and will be judged by our panel of independent experts. Whether it is for driving new standards and policies, increasing public knowledge and interest in nutrition, or pushing for innovation and championing ingredients, our NutraChampion award will celebrate those who leave a lasting impact on nutrition and the nutrition industry. Entries are by nomination only and should outline why each potential NutraChampion deserves this honor.

    Judges will base their decision a combination of:

    • Evidence of a lasting impact on the nutrition industry
    • Wider public recognition or public impact
    • The potential for good

    To view the requirements for this category, click here

    Entries for the NutraIngredient-USA Awards NutraChampion category are required to have impact in the United States.


    The category is free to enter.


    The extended deadline to submit an entry is Monday, April 10, 2023, at 11:55pm CT, Chicago.


    • Once all entries have been received they will be reviewed by the NutraIngredients-USA Awards Judging Panel made up of independent judges from the industry.
    • The three finalists will be confirmed and notified in May 2023.
    • The winner will be announced during a virtual awards' presentation on on Wednesday, July 12, 2023.