2020 GOVERNOR’S EMMY® & “MAKING A DIFFERENCE” AWARDS
CALL FOR ENTRIES NOW OPEN!
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences – Upper Midwest Chapter is recognizing special achievements and accomplishments between our media organizations and regional non-profit organizations or individuals that are making a difference in their communities.
ELIGIBILITY PERIOD: All entries must have been produced and broadcast/distributed between June 1st, 2019 and May 31st, 2020.
Entry Deadline: Friday – July 26th, 2020.
Entry Fee: NONE
Award: One Statuette each for company and Non-Profit Organization. (Additional duplicate statuettes available for $350)
The award will be given to the broadcaster, advertiser or company, and non-profit organization, each of which contributed to forward a cause. It is the intent of the award to honor visionary, long-standing relationships that creatively and effectively use corporate, non-profit and broadcast resources to showcase the power of broadcasting to advance mission or message.
The entry can include public service announcements, special events and activities, broadcast or advanced media elements, and all other materials which illustrate what can be achieved when the individual entities bring their collective strengths to the partnership.
“MAKING A DIFFERENCE” AWARD NOMINATIONS
Nomination Deadline: July 26th, 2020.
Nomination Fee: NONE
Award: One Plaque for entrant. (Additional duplicate Plaques available for $150
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Upper Midwest Chapter is all about awarding excellence in video production and storytelling.
We are looking for one piece of work that has measurably made a difference in at least one life.
- Did the story achieve a standard of excellence?
- Did it help a community? Change a life? Change a law that will change lives? This is about rewarding socially redeeming work.
There must be some measurable impact, with evidence submitted with the nomination.
- Evidence could include emails from viewers or the person/community helped, text of legislation introduced, or some other measurable form of changing a life.
- We require a video submission of the story (you provide link to video online), then a written explanation and evidence of the measurable impact of that story.
SEND ALL ENTRY/NOMINATION MATERIALS TO:
Name of Award (Governor’s or “Making a Difference”) Entry/Nomination
NATAS Upper Midwest
7319 Hunters Run
Eden Prairie, MN 55346
If you have any questions on any of these special awards, please contact NATAS-UMW Executive Director John Murray firstname.lastname@example.org 952-381-7494