The Broadcast Awards is focused on providing students the opportunity to showcase their live broadcast skills while helping schools build successful broadcast and radio programs. Over the course of two days, students will get to compete in various competitions, both live and prerecorded while sharing ideas with other programs throughout the state in efforts to strengthen their love for television and radio broadcasting!

**Videos are eligible for entry if produced and aired during the school year by high school students.**

Rep Your Show, Radio Commercial Competition, Anchor Competition, News Package Competition, Best Intro, Best Sports Feature, Commercial, Feature Story, PSA, Entertainment Segment, Best LIVE Event Broadcast, Best Podcast.

Entries that do not follow the Rules & Regulations are subject to penalty by the BA-appointed judges. All decisions by the judges are final. The Board of Directors of The Broadcast Awards reserves the right to change or amend these Rules & Regulations, at any time, and without notice.

**Videos are eligible for entry if produced and aired during the school year by high school students.**

Previous entries from an earlier BAs contest are not permitted.

The method of submission for an entry is particular to the contest being entered and is
determined by BA on a contest by contest basis. Entry methods include, but are not limited to, USB flash drive and upload to FilmFreeway.

Entries that have issues with playback or are not uploaded correctly will not be judged.

Each entry will have a cost per entry. Unlimited entries per category per school.

Late submissions will not be judged.

Advisors/students may access the FilmFreeway site for uploading entries.

Winning entries may be used by The BAs for marketing and promotional purposes*.

* All videos sent by contest participants become the property of The BAs. Winning entries may be compiled for distribution by The Broadcast Awards at its discretion. Schools agree to release rights to their winning entries for unlimited duplication and distribution, in any medium, worldwide, into perpetuity, without compensation. These rights may include uploading of the entries to partner/sponsor websites. No entries will be returned.