BEST Awards winner announcement KB Admin, ATD Updated January 19, 2018 17:35 Follow Winners of the ATD BEST Awards are announced by June 30 each year. They are recognized at a ceremony in October. Related articles I would like more information about your awards programs. Awards submission deadlines How can I find out about starting a career in training? How do I find out if someone from my corporate team is a member? How do I get questions answered about the BEST Award?