WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is accepting entries for the 2016 NAB Crystal Radio Awards, honoring outstanding community service. Winners are announced at the NAB Show Radio Luncheon, held Tuesday, April 19 in Las Vegas.
Established in 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards bring national recognition to radio stations for their year-round commitment to serving communities. A panel of judges with backgrounds in broadcasting and community service select 50 finalists and 10 winners.
To enter, a station must submit an online entry describing their community service efforts for the 2015 calendar year.
Finalists will be announced in February. In addition to the presentation of the Crystal Radio Awards, the NAB Show Radio Luncheon will include a keynote address from radio host and Web entrepreneur Kim Komando. Mike Golic and Mike Greenberg, hosts of ESPN Radio’s “Mike and Mike” will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame. The luncheon is sponsored by ASCAP.
Entry submissions must be received by January 29. Entry information is available here or by contacting Melek Demir.
About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 16-21, 2016 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest electronic media show covering the creation, management and delivery of content across all platforms. With 103,000 attendees from 166 countries and 1,700+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new screens in new ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.