Individual Broadcast Pinnacles (All entries must be submitted as links to online content.)        

See information about all Individual Pinnacles here.   

1. Best Television Newscast: This category recognizes excellence in writing, news judgment and objectivity in reporting, production quality and innovative use of audio/video in newscasting. Entries should be no longer than five minutes and may be a segment of a longer newscast            

2. Best Television Sportscast: This category recognizes excellence in writing, production quality, sports journalism judgment and objectivity in reporting and innovative use of audio/video in sportscasting. Entries should be no longer than five minutes and may be a segment of a longer sportscast.            

3. Best TV Entertainment Program: This category recognizes excellence in overall entertainment value, production quality and innovative use of audio/video in the production. Entries should be no longer than 10 minutes and may be a segment of a longer program.            

4. Best TV Promo/PSA: This category recognizes excellence in the clarity of message, production quality and innovative use of audio/video in the production. Entries should be no longer than 60 seconds            

5. Best TV Special Event Coverage: This category recognizes excellence in television coverage of a special event, including writing, news judgment and objectivity in reporting, production quality and innovative use of audio/video in newscasting. Entries should be no longer than five minutes.             

6. Best Viral Video: This category recognizes excellence in content, production quality, use of social media to promote the video and innovative use of audio/video in the production. Number of views the video has received will be considered, but will not be the sole metric by which the category is judged. Entries should be no longer than five minutes.            

7. Best Radio Newscast: This category recognizes excellence in writing, news judgment and objectivity in reporting, production quality and innovative use of audio in newscasting. Entries should be no longer than five minutes.             

8. Best Radio Sportscast: This category recognizes excellence in writing, production quality, sports journalism judgment and innovative use of audio in sportscasting. Entries should be no longer than five minutes and may be a segment of a longer sportscast            

9. Best Radio Talk/Entertainment Program: This category recognizes excellence in overall entertainment value, production quality and innovative use of audio in the production. Entries should be no longer than five minutes and may be a segment of a longer program            

10. Best Radio Promo/PSA: This category recognizes excellence in upon the clarity of message, production quality and innovative use of audio in the production. Entries should be no longer than 60 seconds.             

11. Best Podcast: This category recognizes excellence in content, production quality and innovative use of audio in the podcast. Entries should be no longer than five minutes and may be a segment of a longer podcast.             

12. Best Radio Special Event Coverage: This category recognizes excellence in radio coverage of a special event, including writing, news judgment and objectivity in reporting, production quality and innovative use of audio/video in newscasting. Entries should be no longer than five minutes.