- All components (entry form, videos and payment in full) for Programming Category Award entries must be received by February 3, 2017. Entries received after this closing deadline will not be eligible.
- Programming Category Award entries must have had their first broadcast transmission or launch date somewhere in the world between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016 to be eligible. For returning series, please identify which season the episode submitted is part of.
- Prior to its first transmission, the entry has had no major theatrical release. Entries that have had limited theatrical release will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis to determine whether or not they can remain eligible. Please state within the field provided in the entry form whether or not your entry has had a limited theatrical release, and supply specific dates and cities.
- For more information on categories, eligibility as well as technical questions and information on uploading footage, please contact Jennifer Trinh at firstname.lastname@example.org.