The late Steve Young (left) with Don Shafer, Sam Feldman and Jim 'Jj' Johnston at a CMW conference many moons ago
The late Steve Young (left) with Don Shafer, Sam Feldman and Jim 'Jj' Johnston at a CMW conference many moons ago

Young Broadcasters, Get Yourself Nominated For Steve Young Award

It's the time of year again to get the word out for the prestigious Allan Waters Young Broadcaster of the Year Award in honour of Steve Young that salutes the fine young broadcasters across our land. The deadline is March 21st so the sooner the better if you know of someone or think you would like to place your hat in the ring.

 

The criteria are as follows:

  • Candidates must be under the age of 30 as of April 30, 2016

  • Must work in the programming department: On-air, Programming, Promotion, Production or Creative

  • Must be nominated by another individual working in the radio industry

  • Must be Canadian Citizen or Landed Immigrant

  • Must have made a significant, documented contribution to the community they serve, the radio industry or their craft

  • Winning recipient receives complimentary travel, accommodation and CMW registration to receive the award in person

  • Deadline is March 21, midnight EST time. Entries arriving after the deadline will not be eligible. A winner will be chosen and notified by April 1.

  • Don't forget to attach materials in support of your submission (mp3 air checks, press coverage, documentation of community involvement, awards, ratings, proof of age etc.)

  • For any questions, please email this year’s go chairs Bob Saint at bobsaint@rogers.com and Jim 'Jj' Johnston at jj.imsconsulting@gmail.com.

  • Nomination must be submitted by someone else working in the radio industry.

 

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