Royal Television Society NI Awards | 2 Weeks Left to Enter

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Invitation to Enter The RTS NI Programme Awards

The Royal Television Society (RTS) has launched the first regional RTS Programme Awards for Northern Ireland which will take place on the 5th November at The MAC, Belfast.

Considered to be the gold standard of achievement in the television community, the RTS Programme Awards will recognise the work of exceptional production teams through their various programmes.  

The RTS is inviting applications from individuals, broadcasters and companies based in or working in Northern Ireland. Spanning all genres of television programming the Northern Ireland regional awards represent a new opportunity to celebrate the wealth of local talent and creativity on home ground, at a time when the local TV and film production industry has never been stronger.

The RTS has partnered with BBC Northern Ireland, Channel 4, Northern Ireland Screen and UTV to stage its inaugural Programme Awards for Northern Ireland.

The Award Categories:

Programme Categories:

  • Comedy and Entertainment
  • Factual Series
  • Single Documentary
  • Current Affairs
  • News Coverage
  • Drama
  • Children's and/or Animation
  • International Production

Portfolio Awards:

  • Craft and Innovation
  • RTS NI Judges' Award

Conditions of Entry:

  • Submissions must have aired between 1 January 2014 and 31 May 2015.  
  • Deadline for applications is Wednesday 16th September at 5pm.
  • Cost per entry: £99.00 + vat.
  • Entry to the awards will also include one free membership to the RTS for one year.  
  • View further details about the awards and the application process here.