Okay check and let me know. I checked everything on my side and double checked it all. He won April and I did not have a winner in May because I did a special 3-month contest for May/June/July and set the entry date for 3 months instead of 1. It worked and awarded/promoted the person in July...
I just made it up lol. I am saying that's what you want. ;)
I could see this useful for admins that do not allow certain groups to upload to the gallery at all, and this lets them enter photo contests. You could give them access to upload but 0mb in storage and they could still enter photo...
This was fixed but one user still did not get promoted.
In the database I had xfa_motm_award blank, so I put in the 1 for all my winners.
Then, I rebuilt the cache "Rebuild user group promotions."
It fixed it for all my winners except one. My April winner was not promoted. I checked...
Award Timeout for is broken since the upgrade.
I have it set for 30 days and after install and the cron has ran, now, all winners have the winner banner on their avatar going back to the start (January).