1 (905) 554-2730 memberservices@oab.ca

Awards Entry Form

Awards will be presented to the Member Stations from both large and small markets, which in the opinion of the judges, have met the criteria of the award selected within the current broadcast year. Please briefly describe why you think this entry/nomination is worthy of recognition.

Submissions are accepted by mail/courier by downloading the form (OAB Entry Form) or fill out the electronic version below and upload files.

Entry Guidelines:

  1. OAB Awards are open to all member stations and no entry fee is required.
  2. Fill out the entry/application form completely.
  3. Attach a detailed description of the entry along with audio/video of the ad campaign.  Use this entry/application form as the cover page.
  4. Please upload via the form below or submit 6 copies of written material and 1 copy of audio-visual support material on CD or DVD by mail/courier to OAB Awards, 14 Garnish Green, Markham, ON L3P 4P5.
  5. All entries become property of OAB. Submitting stations are advised to make a copy of each entry for their own files prior to submission.
  6. To be eligible, entries must have run between September 1 to August 31 of the year of entry.
  7. Entries must be received by Friday, October 21st. Awards will be presented at the OAB annual conference, Thursday, November 10th at the Marriott Toronto Airport Hotel.
  8. Winning stations will be contacted and winners names will be released at the OAB annual conference.

 

Criteria

You must provide details of the COMMUNITY SERVICE initiative with reference to:

  • How the project was initiated and the objectives
  • Application of originality and creativity
  • Role of the station in the overall project
  • Investment of the station in production, airtime and staff involvement
  • Overall benefit to the community and/or specific groups, including how results were measured
  • Letters of support, testimonials or other recognition

 

You must provide details of the STATION PROMOTION initiative with reference to:

  • Application of originality and creativity
  • Run Cross-platforms (i.e. online component)
  • Impact in the community, focused
  • Multi-faceted (use of many station resources)
  • Show Promotion benefits to station, listeners, sponsors and/or revenue
  • Meets multiple programming goals
  • Drop files here or