Best Music Breakfast Show - Network

For individuals or teams broadcasting in four or more markets.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation across the award year.

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to individuals or teams who display an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category.  Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audience:  Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

A - 40 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

B - 10 POINTSRATINGS TREND DATA
This MUST include at least the following;

  • Target audience data of the brand on which the broadcast is produced. Each network must specify this prior to entries opening and all brand entries must comply with this. The span must be a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years and specified by gender if relevant.
  • If it is a network entry, the figures must be for Total NZ.
  • All results must be based on Cume.
  • All trend results must include the 4 results from the calendar year of the awards.
  • The data must relate to the hours the show or feature was broadcast.
  • Data for Music stations must include the performance of all other commercial competitors.
  • Data for Talk entries must include RNZ National and all commercial stations to show the Total NZ radio landscape.
  • Please note on the entry this data is confidential as it is not publicly available.
  • In addition to the above data, entries MAY also include Station Share or a range of dayparts to demonstrate further effectiveness.

Best Music Breakfast Show - Non Network

For individuals or teams broadcasting in three markets or less.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation across the award year.

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to individuals or teams who display an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category.  Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audience:  Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

A - 40 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

B - 10 POINTSRATINGS TREND DATA
This MUST include at least the following;

  • Target audience data of the brand on which the broadcast is produced. Each network must specify this prior to entries opening and all brand entries must comply with this. The span must be a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years and specified by gender if relevant.
  • All results must be based on Cume.
  • All trend results must include the 4 results from the calendar year of the awards.
  • The data must relate to the hours the show or feature was broadcast.
  • Data for Music stations must include the performance of all other commercial competitors.
  • Data for Talk entries must include RNZ National and all commercial stations to show the Total NZ radio landscape.
  • Please note on the entry this data is confidential as it is not publicly available.
  • In addition to the above data, entries MAY also include Station Share or a range of dayparts to demonstrate further effectiveness.

Best Music Host or Team - Non Surveyed Market

For individuals or teams in non-surveyed areas.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation across the award year.

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to individuals or teams who display an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category. Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audience:  Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

50 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

Best Music Non-Breakfast Host - Network

For an individual broadcasting in four or more markets.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation across the award year.

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to an individual who displays an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category. Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audiences: Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in Judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

A - 40 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

B - 10 POINTSRATINGS TREND DATA
This MUST include at least the following;

  • Target audience data of the brand on which the broadcast is produced. Each network must specify this prior to entries opening and all brand entries must comply with this. The span must be a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years and specified by gender if relevant.
  • If it is a network entry, the figures must be for Total NZ.
  • All results must be based on Cume.
  • All trend results must include the 4 results from the calendar year of the awards.
  • The data must relate to the hours the show or feature was broadcast.
  • Data for Music stations must include the performance of all other commercial competitors.
  • Data for Talk entries must include RNZ National and all commercial stations to show the Total NZ radio landscape.
  • Please note on the entry this data is confidential as it is not publicly available.
  • In addition to the above data, entries MAY also include Station Share or a range of dayparts to demonstrate further effectiveness.

Best Music Non-Breakfast Host - Non Network

For an individual broadcasting in three markets or less.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation across the award year.

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to an individual who displays an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category.  Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audience:  Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

A - 40 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

B - 10 POINTSRATINGS TREND DATA
This MUST include at least the following;

  • Target audience data of the brand on which the broadcast is produced. Each network must specify this prior to entries opening and all brand entries must comply with this. The span must be a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years and specified by gender if relevant.
  • All results must be based on Cume.
  • All trend results must include the 4 results from the calendar year of the awards.
  • The data must relate to the hours the show or feature was broadcast.
  • Data for Music stations must include the performance of all other commercial competitors.
  • Data for Talk entries must include RNZ National and all commercial stations to show the Total NZ radio landscape.
  • Please note on the entry this data is confidential as it is not publicly available.
  • In addition to the above data, entries MAY also include Station Share or a range of dayparts to demonstrate further effectiveness.

Best Music Non-Breakfast Team - Network

For a team broadcasting in four or more markets.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation across the award year.

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to a team who displays an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category.  Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audience:  Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

A - 40 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

B - 10 POINTSRATINGS TREND DATA
This MUST include at least the following;

  • Target audience data of the brand on which the broadcast is produced. Each network must specify this prior to entries opening and all brand entries must comply with this. The span must be a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years and specified by gender if relevant.
  • If it is a Network entry, the figures must be for Total NZ
  • All results must be based on Cume.
  • All trend results must include the 4 results from the calendar year of the awards.
  • The data must relate to the hours the show or feature was broadcast.
  • Data for Music stations must include the performance of all other commercial competitors.
  • Data for Talk entries must include RNZ National and all commercial stations to show the Total NZ radio landscape.
  • Please note on the entry this data is confidential as it is not publicly available.
  • In addition to the above data, entries MAY also include Station Share or a range of dayparts to demonstrate further effectiveness.

Best Talk Presenter - Breakfast or Drive

For Talk personalities on all radio stations and networks broadcasting in either Breakfast or Drive.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to an individual who displays an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category.  Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audiences:  Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

A - 40 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

B - 10 POINTSRATINGS TREND DATA
This MUST include at least the following;

  • Target audience data of the brand on which the broadcast is produced. Each network must specify this prior to entries opening and all brand entries must comply with this. The span must be a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years and specified by gender if relevant.
  • If it is a Network entry, the figures must be for Total NZ
  • All results must be based on Cume.
  • All trend results must include the 4 results from the calendar year of the awards.
  • The data must relate to the hours the show or feature was broadcast.
  • Data for Music stations must include the performance of all other commercial competitors.
  • Data for Talk entries must include RNZ National and all commercial stations to show the Total NZ radio landscape.
  • Please note on the entry this data is confidential as it is not publicly available.
  • In addition to the above data, entries MAY also include Station Share or a range of dayparts to demonstrate further effectiveness.

Best Talk Presenter - Other

For Talk personalities on all radio stations and networks broadcasting outside of Breakfast or Drive shows.

AWARD OBJECTIVE
To recognise excellence in on-air presentation

AWARD DESCRIPTION
This award is made to an individual who displays an outstanding ability to engage, inform and entertain their target audience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BROADCAST OUTPUT
Maximum 10 minutes, linking elements are allowed however special effects and other audio enhancements are not, music must be telescoped. Video uploads will be allowed for this category.  Duration is to be no longer than 2 minutes (approx 20MB). Edited highlights videos can be created for your radio award entry, but any filmed footage included in them must be from the original and not re-created.

RATINGS TREND DATA
Impact with Target Audiences:  Please read notes of what ratings data is to be provided in judging criteria below. For non-surveyed stations or markets no data is required, other scores will be pro-rated when judged.

WRITTEN DEMONSTRATION – no points
Click here to download the written submission template for this award.  You are required to submit this as part of your application.

  • Show Concept – 20 words
  • Target Audience – 10 words
  • Goals & Achievements – 200 words
JUDGING CRITERIA

A - 40 POINTSBROADCAST OUTPUT
Audio evidence of the shows effectiveness with its target audience. This will include the ability to inform, educate and/or entertain. Show a connection with the audience (audience involvement). Display relevance, credibility and originality in delivery, along with clarity and quality of presentation style.

B - 10 POINTSRATINGS TREND DATA
This MUST include at least the following;

  • Target audience data of the brand on which the broadcast is produced. Each network must specify this prior to entries opening and all brand entries must comply with this. The span must be a minimum of 20 years and a maximum of 40 years and specified by gender if relevant.
  • If it is a Network entry, the figures must be for Total NZ
  • All results must be based on Cume.
  • All trend results must include the 4 results from the calendar year of the awards.
  • The data must relate to the hours the show or feature was broadcast.
  • Data for Music stations must include the performance of all other commercial competitors.
  • Data for Talk entries must include RNZ National and all commercial stations to show the Total NZ radio landscape.
  • Please note on the entry this data is confidential as it is not publicly available.
  • In addition to the above data, entries MAY also include Station Share or a range of dayparts to demonstrate further effectiveness.