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ABU Prizes 2017

About the ABU Prizes 2017

The ABU Prizes 2017 is now accepting entries (6 March 2017 – 5 June 2017). This award recognizes notable media contents produced by ABU members.

RADIO CATEGORIES

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CATEGORY

DESCRIPTION

1

Drama

A single episode drama or one of a series/serials

2

Documentary

A single documentary or a feature or one of a series

3

News Reporting

Topical coverage of a single news event

4

Community Service Announcement (CSA)

Campaigns or announcements on a single issue that is of public interest, and which is not more than 90 seconds duration. The CSA should aim at creating public awareness within its cultural context. Such a CSA should be produced in-house.

5

Interactive Programme

Programme that is creative in engaging listeners by using best interactive method.

6

Innovative Programme

Programme that incorporates innovative programming formats and/or approaches, best using the wide range of methods available to the public.

7

ABU Perspective Award (*)

A programme that best delivers the message of ABU perspective on the theme of global issue chosen by ABU members and illustrated through their local issue in any form.

Theme for 2017: “New Home”

This theme can be interpreted as rebuilding, re-establishing or relocating their physical or psychological “new home” from or away their own homeland.

(* New category. The theme is the same with ABU Perspective Award for TV category.)



TELEVISION CATEGORIES

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CATEGORY

DESCRIPTION

1

Drama

A single episode drama or one of a series/serials.

2

Documentary

A single documentary or a feature or one of a series.

3

Entertainment

Any non-drama, non-documentary, non-news program entertaining to all.

4

Children

Any programme targeted at viewers below 11 years of age (elementary level).

5

News Reporting

Topical coverage of a single news event.

6

Sports

A programme dedicated to encourage sports by illustrating its beauty, excitement and impact among audiences.

7

ABU Perspective Award

A programme that best delivers the message of ABU perspective on the theme of global issue chosen by ABU members and illustrated through their local issue in any form.

Theme for 2017: “New Home”

This theme can be interpreted as rebuilding, re-establishing or relocating their physical or psychological “new home” from or away their own homeland.



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