Thursday, December 13, 2018

Deadline to Enter: Jan. 6, 2019

Enter Below. Good Luck!

News Entries

Fair Media Council accepts entries from any news outlet or freelancer. The Folio Awards focus on local news specific to Long Island, the greater New York metro area with Long Island implications, and national news that impacts us all, regardless of where the story takes place. Our judging process places an emphasis on excellent reporting, exceptional storytelling and, if possible, demonstrated public service impact of the story. Our media-savvy judges are comprised of community leaders who are educated news consumers, in addition to former journalists and j-school academics.
Please review the rules before entering. Payment for entries is required upon submission or if sending a check, prior to the Jan. 6 deadline.

After Submitting Entries, Please Pay 

For your convenience, you may pay for up to 20 entries at one time. Entries without payment will be disqualified. Please use your credit card to pay below. If sending a check, please make check out to Fair Media Council and mail to our NEW address: 223 Wall Street, Suite 200, Huntington, NY 11743. Payment must be received by Jan. 6, 2019.

News Entry Fee: $85 per entry

News Entry Fee, Student Rate: $70 per entry

Social Media Entries

The Fair Media Council seeks exceptional social media campaigns from media, nonprofits and businesses to be considered for Folio Awards. Campaigns may not be strictly promotional in nature; instead, they must contain an element of public awareness or service, in addition to possessing clear-cut purpose, demonstrable goals and quantified results.
Please read the rules before entering. Payment is due at time of entry or, if sending a check, it must be received prior to the Jan. 6 deadline.

After Submitting Entries, Please Pay 

For your convenience, you may pay for up to 20 entries at one time. Entries without payment will be disqualified. Please use your credit card to pay below. If sending a check, please make check out to Fair Media Council and mail to our NEW address: 223 Wall Street, Suite 200, Huntington, NY 11743. Payment must be received by Jan. 6, 2019.

Social Media Entry Fee: $90 per entry

FMC Member Discount: Social Media Entry Fee: $65 per entry

Rules

  • Entries must be as originally published. No edited versions or compilations.
  • Entries must be published or broadcast between Dec. 1, 2017- Dec. 31, 2018 (13 month period)
  • Incomplete entries and entries without payment will be disqualified.
  • By submitting your work, you give FMC permission to use the work either in full or edited for time and space, if it earns a Folio, at the live event, on the Internet and in promotional materials.
  • The judges reserve the right to withhold awards in certain categories or move an entry into a different category if deemed appropriate.
  • Winners will be notified after judging is completed.

Tips

  • Please read the rules before entering.
  • Double check your hyperlinks to ensure they are accurate and working.
  • Please make sure the entry is not password protected.
  • Please make sure entry is fully working for sound, video, etc.
  • Please make sure the entry form matches the actual entry.
  • If you encounter any issues or have questions, call 516-224-1860, ext. 1 or email info@fairmediacouncil.org
Thank you for entering the Folio Awards, honoring the best in news and social media, as chosen by the ultimate critic: The media-savvy consumer.