The America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards (AMCA), the headlining event at the January Atlanta International Area Rug Market, is calling for manufacturers and importers to enter their products.

AmericasMart Area Rug exhibitors may present up to two (2) rug introductions. The AMCA categories are: Handmade, Power-loomed, Antique and Contemporary. Entries can be submitted at www.americasmart.com/jancarpetawards. Deadline is Dec. 20.

All area rug entries will be displayed in the Museum of Introductions (MOI) during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show in Building 1, Floor 4, 4-B-1, Jan. 13-16, 2011. Winners will be announced at the AMCA awards ceremony on Saturday, January 15, at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.