LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Hardscape North America is now accepting entries for the 8th Annual HNA Awards to be presented during the 2015 HNA Awards Recognition Reception being held on Thursday, Oct. 22 at the Kentucky Exposition Center.

The HNA Awards recognize outstanding hardscape projects of all sizes in residential and commercial applications which use a variety of products including concrete pavers, clay pavers and segmental retaining walls. The early bird deadline to submit entries is Friday, Sept. 4, 2015.

The early-bird entry fee is $100 for members (ICPI, BIA or NCMA) and $200 for non-members, which ends Sept. 4. After this date, the entry fee is $140 for members and $240 for non-members. Projects for consideration must have been completed between Nov. 1, 2011 and June 30, 2015.

The winning entries will be featured in Interlock Design magazine and other trade publications as well as on the HNA Website at HardscapeNA.com.

The HNA Awards Recognition Reception is open to all HNA registrants as an optional ticketed event. This year’s reception will take place on Thurs., Oct. 22 at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Tickets are $25 per person and may be purchased online during the registration process. All HNA Project Awards entrants will receive a complimentary ticket to the HNA Awards reception.

The HNA Awards are produced by the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute, National Concrete Masonry Association and the Brick Industry Association. The HNA Awards Recognition Reception is sponsored by Belgard, Ewing Hardscapes and the Pavestone Company.