The DGA has released its schedule and timeline for its 64th annual DGA Awards, which are set for Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012 at the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. The feature film nominees will be announced Jan. 9. Here’s the other key dates:

Feature Film Award
Nov. 29: Mail Feature Film Nomination Ballots & Open Online Voting
Jan. 6: Deadline for Returning all Feature Film Nomination Ballots by Mail/Online
Jan. 9: Announce Five Feature Film Nominees; Mail Feature Film Final Ballots & Open Online Voting
Jan. 16-20: Membership Screenings of Five Nominated Feature Films
Jan. 27: Deadline for Returning all Feature Film Final Ballots by Mail/Online

Documentary And TV Awards
Sept. 6: Mail Documentary Entry Forms to all Theatrical Distributors, Broadcast Networks and Past Entries; Mail Membership TV, Commercials & Documentary Director Entry Forms
Sept. 30: Deadline for Submitting Documentary Entry Forms & DVD Submissions for Documentaries with a theatrical release or broadcast during the period of Jan. 1-Sept. 30, 2011
Oct. 31: Deadline for Submitting Documentary Entry Forms & DVD Submissions for Documentaries with a theatrical release or broadcast during the period of Oct. 1-Dec. 31, 2011
Dec. 1: Deadline for Submitting Television and Commercials
Dec. 12: Mail Television Nomination Ballots & Open Online Voting
Jan. 4: Deadline for Returning all Television Nomination Ballots by Mail/Online
Jan. 10: Announce all Television and Commercials Nominees
Jan. 12: Announce Documentary Nominees