A single-category podcast submission qualifies a show for a Podcast of the Year award in the category selected. A full list of categories is available below or on page 3 of the entry form.
$29 per podcast/per category (25% OFF *EARLY ENTRY* ENDS SEPTEMBER 30th)
(Example: One podcast in two categories equals $58.00--requires separate $29 transactions)
Deadline to Enter--December 31
BEST FEMALE HOSTED PODCAST
BEST MALE HOSTED PODCAST
GAMES AND HOBBIES
GOVERNMENT AND ORGANIZATIONS
KIDS AND FAMILY
POLITICS AND NEWS
RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY
TV AND FILM
THE INAUGURAL AMERICANWRITINGAWARDS.COM PODCAST OF THE YEAR AWARD IS UPON US.
The Podcast of the Year Awards were created as a means to recognize excellence in independent podcasting from podcasters all over the world.
Please review the rules and timeline for the 2022 Podcast of the Year.
The Podcast of the Year Award is International and open to all shows regardless of country of origin or language. We encourage shows from around the world to participate.
Official Award Timeline
The Podcast of the Year committee and judges reserve the right to disqualify any show they feel violates the spirit of the Awards. The Podcast Awards committee's decision on disqualification will be final. A disqualified show can appeal disqualification in writing within 48 hours to firstname.lastname@example.org. Disqualification will result in the forfeiture of the registration fee.
The Awards committee reserves the right to disqualify any show on the grounds of hate speech and or violence. While we strongly support freedom of speech we will not tolerate hate speech and or violence against others.
NOMINATION RULES AND ELIGIBILITY
EASY 2-STEP PROCESS FOR REGISTERING:
1. PROCESS ENTRY FEE ONLINE.
2. SEND FILLED-OUT ENTRY FORM TO INFO@AMERICANWRITINGAWARDS.COM
Any show podcasting on or before REGISTRATION DEADLINE with a minimum of 10 published episodes or a documentary series under 10 episodes is eligible to register for the 2022 Podcast of the Year.
Submitted Podcasts must have a publicly accessible RSS feed that can be followed/subscribed to.