68th ANNUAL GOLDEN MIKE AWARDS


ENTRY CHECKLIST


Entry Deadline is Wednesday, October 18, 2017.
Late Entry Deadline is Friday, October 27, 2017 with each late entry incurring a $25 late fee.

  1. Entry Forms submitted on-line by the entry deadline or the late entry deadline.
  2. Radio and television Entry Materials posted on-line on a self-hosted website with a no-password functioning direct internet URL notated on the on-line Entry Form submitted by the entry deadline or the late entry deadline.
  3. Official Cover Letter mailed or shipped by the entry deadline or the late entry deadline.
    • Station Entries: Official Cover Letter with the station’s complete list of entries printed out and signed by the News Director.
    • Individual Entries: Official Cover Letter with the individual’s complete list of entries and the name, title, and phone number of the News Supervisor who can verify the entries printed out and signed by the entrant.
      Individual entries in "Designated News Day" categories must also have the Official Cover Letter signed by the News Director in the space provided to ensure there is only one entry per "DND" category.
    • The Rule 1.5 Affirmation is included in the Official Cover Letter so it no longer needs to be printed out and signed separately.
  4. Check for payment of entry fees (and late fees if applicable) in the correct amount made payable to "RTNA" if payment has not already been made on-line.
    NOTE: ENTRIES RECEIVED WITHOUT ENTRY FEES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED!
  5. 3 copies of the newscast rundown for Best Newscast entries (TV-1, TV-2, TV-3, R-1, R-2).

Note: Although all Entry Forms and Entry Materials are submitted on-line, the Official Cover Letter including the Rule 1.5 Affirmation must still be printed out, signed, and mailed or shipped by the entry deadline or the late entry deadline.

Contest Mailing/Shipping Address:
Ernie Castelo
RTNA
6216 E. Pacific Coast Highway, #281
Long Beach, CA 90803-4867


Golden Mike Entry Information Line: 949-278-8349

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