Applications are now available for AmericasMart Atlanta's 2015 America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards, which will be held during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, featuring the National Oriental Rug Show, Jan. 7 to 10.

Rug manufacturers are invited to submit their top rug designs to be considered from now until Dec. 25. Categories for consideration include hand-hooked/hand-tufted, hand-knotted/flat-weave, machine-made, outdoor and licensee.

America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards will take place on Friday, Jan. 9 at 6 p.m. at the Westin Peachtree Plaza.

Applications can be completed at