The awards were presented with winners notified in advance after signing non-disclosure agreements.
The public-at-large was able to suggest nominees using an online form.
Nominees were announced on December 24, 2020, online on the theteashow.
Award trophies were mailed out to recipients after the award show was broadcast.
Pre-nominations were open from November 3 to November 13, 2020.
The winners are scheduled to be announced during the awards on March 7, 2021.