Entry deadline extended for Gracie Awards
The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) has extended the call for entries for the 43rd annual Gracie Awards, in response to a high volume of requests. The new deadline will be January 25, 2018, at 11:59 p.m.
Source: Alliance for Women in Media Foundation
“Now, more than ever, we need to celebrate women for their exceptional work and contributions, especially in the media industry,” said Alliance for Women in Media Foundation Chair Sarah Foss.
The Gracies recognize exemplary programming created by, for and about women in radio, television, cable and interactive media. Honorees are selected in national, local and student markets, including both commercial and non-commercial outlets.
The AWMF will accept all entries submitted after the originally published deadline of January 18 through January 25, with an additional $50 late fee. Entry details including pricing and updated categories can be viewed here.
Online/virtual judging will take place over a two-week period beginning February 6. In-person judging will take place March 3-4, in New York City. The application deadline for eligible judges of the Gracie Awards is January 26. Qualified judges are chosen by the AWMF leadership after meeting specific published criteria. Individuals are encouraged to apply through AWMF online here.