First deadline is Dec. 3 for award consideration
HOLLYWOOD — The schedule of voting events for the 74th annual Academy Awards was unveiled Monday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. Sked is as follows:
Dec. 3: Deadline for receipt of official screen credit forms to qualify feature films for award consideration.
Dec. 31: Awards year ends at midnight.
Jan. 8: Nominations ballots mailed.
Feb. 1: Nomination polls close at 5 p.m. PST.
Feb. 12: Noms announced at 5:30 a.m. PST at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
Feb. 27: Final ballots mailed.
March 2: Scientific and technical awards presentation at 6 p.m. PST at the Beverly Wilshire.
March 11: Nominees luncheon, Beverly Hilton.
March 19: Final polls close at 5 p.m. PST.
March 24: Oscarcast.