Audio stories, including podcasts and radio features, are eligible for a prize.
The categories are best documentary, directors' choice, best new artist, radio impact, best news feature and the Skylarking Award. There is also a best documentary category to award work produced in a language other than English.
Entries must range between 3 and 60 minutes in length, with the exception of news feature submissions, which cannot exceed 12 minutes.
Winners will receive US$1,000 to US$4,000 prizes, a license for Hindenburg Journalist Pro editing software and a free pass to the Third Coast Festival Nov. 9 to 11 in Chicago.
The deadline is July 11. The application fee costs US$35 to US$75. Register by June 13 to receive the discount rate.
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