Best New Broadcaster - On-Air

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise outstanding talent and/or promise in those new to the radio broadcasting industry specialising in on air presentation, news, sports or journalism.

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to a new broadcaster who displays an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target.

REQUIREMENTS

  1. A written submission of no more than 600 words. Click here to download the written submission template for this award.
  2. A letter from the station manager confirming that entrant has not yet completed 2 years full-time employment in New Zealand broadcasting. Note that internship is not deemed to be part of this period but those whose service includes previous overseas experience in radio or New Zealand experience in television are not eligible.
  3. A maximum of 10 minutes broadcast audio.
  4. Examples of Optional additional material:
    • Marketing material directly related to your work
    • Evidence of major achievements during the year
    • Evidence of multi-tasking, innovative or proactive approaches
    • Letters of affidavits of support
    • Press Clippings
    • Ratings Information (where available)

Video uploads will be allowed for this category.  Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB).  Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created. 

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Entry Requirements
A
50 Points

BROADCAST OUTPUT
• Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain
• Ability and Effectiveness in Job Performance
• Connection with the audience (audience involvement).
• Relevance, credibility and originality in delivery.
• Clarity and quality of presentation style

B
5 Points

WRITTEN SUBMISSION

C
5 Points

OTHER MATERIAL

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