These performances received the prestigious honor of being presented with an IDA Outstanding Performance Award at their regional competition. In order to be eligible, these must be group/line performances at the elite level. The following performances are now entered in a pool of candidates to be potentially become nominated for its respective category in this year's Industry Dance Awards. At the end of the competition season, the nominees will be chosen by a special panel of judges. The official nominees for the Industry Dance Awards will be announced on June 22, 2018.