Deadline: 28 February 2017
Open to: single participants, groups, associations, civil initiatives, school classes and especially for producers, actors and editorial teams in the field of citizen media work
Awards: cash prizes + trophy + certificate
The International Citizen Media Award 2017 intends to honor tremendous international work in the field of citizen media and its products in the categories VIDEO and AUDIO which have been created by private, noncommercial producers. The award distinguishes the dedication of citizens of all countries, their audiovisual products and their reporting concerning locally, regionally, globally and socially relevant topics. The topic for 2017: Cultural Heritage – The memory of our past, the key to our future.
An expert jury awards the international prizes in the following categories:
- Video (individual product, short movie, movie in a television broadcast, video podcast, etc.);
- Audio (individual product, radio spot in a radio broadcast, podcast, etc.)
The winners of the International Citizen Media award will be intimated on 6 May 2017 at the Citizen Center Bennohaus Münster, Germany.
The competition is international open for single participants, groups, associations, civil initiatives, school classes and especially for producers, actors and editorial teams in the field of citizen media work.
In the category video three awards (places 1-3):
- 700 Euro prize money + trophy + certificate;
- 400 Euro prize money + trophy + certificate;
- 200 Euro prize money + trophy + certificate
In the category audio one complimentary award: 300 Euro prize money + trophy + certificate.
The jury consists of experienced experts in the different media categories. A preselection will be made by experts of the supporters. The selection of the prize winning products for the awards show happens under exclusion of ordinary legal proceedings.
How to enter?
Products that have been created between the 1st January 2016 and the 28th February 2017 can be sent. Every participant/ group can only send one product per category. They should not exceed a running time of 20 minutes.
Send your filled out application form to:
Keyword: ICMA 2015
Bennostraße 5 48155
Or send an e-mail to: [email protected]
More information on the official website.