Silver Gavel Awards for Media and The Arts

Silver Gavel Awards for Media and The Arts

 1. BOOKS
 Full-length books of nonfiction with ISBNs.
 2. MAGAZINES
 Any article or series published by a magazine (periodical or journal). Magazines may submit both (or either) print and online content.
 3. NEWSPAPERS
 Any news article or series published by a newspaper. This includes investigative, explanatory and other deadline and non-deadline reporting, as well as features. Newspapers may submit both (or either) print and online content. Open to dailies and weeklies.
 4. COMMENTARY
 Open to commentary, editorials, columns, criticism, editorial cartoons, blogs, and other opinion journalism, regardless of medium of production or dissemination (i.e., print, online, video, and audio entries are all eligible).
 5. DRAMA AND LITERATURE
 Open to drama and literature, regardless of medium of production or dissemination (i.e., film, television, books and other media are all eligible), including docudramas, episodes of dramatic television series, original dramatic films produced for general theatrical release or for television, novels, plays, and short stories.
 6. DOCUMENTARIES
 Film and video documentaries (non-fiction, unscripted), whether or not they were telecast on television, independently screened or webcast. Companion websites may be submitted as part of entries.
 7. TELEVISION
 Any program telecast by cable, network, or individual television stations. Also eligible are original video webcasts. Companion websites may be submitted as part of entries.
 8. RADIO
 Any audio program telecast by network, satellite or individual radio stations. Included are investigative, explanatory and other deadline and non-deadline reporting, talk radio, and features. Also eligible are original audio webcasts. Companion websites may be submitted as part of entries.
 9. OTHER MEDIA
 Open to digital and other media entries not subsumed under other award categories, including mobile applications. Include entries representing multiple, hybrid, or convergent media. Must include substantial new content produced during 2012. Web-browser based entries or entry components must be publicly accessible via a single URL. On the entry form, indicate how the entry can be accessed (e.g., web addresses, app platforms).

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