Emmy Night Gala will be August 8th!
We have elected to postpone our Emmy Night Gala, originally scheduled for late June. Please save Saturday, August 8, 2020 for the 62nd Emmy Awards Gala. While nobody knows what our lives will be like then, we want to continue to plan for a night to celebrate each other. Click here for a list of resources compiled by our National Academy for production/freelance workers impacted by COVID-19.
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Open the Envelope at the Emmy Awards Gala
One winner will be randomly chosen from folks that either post, comment, or share on social media about the nomination announcements on May 12, 13, or 14 using the hastag #captialemmys.
1. To be eligible, participation must be between 7:00 PM Tuesday, May 12 and NOON on Monday, May 18, 2020.
2. Winner will be asked to come on stage on Emmy night and announce the Emmy Award for one category.
2. The Announcement will NOT be for a category in which the winner is nominated.
3. NATAS will provide one ( 1 ) complimentary ticket to the Emmy Awards gala for the winner.
4. NATAS will not provide hotel, transportation or other consideration to the winner if they attend the Gala.
Accepting Nominations for Ted Yates and Board of Governors Awards
Ted Yates Award
Ted Yates was a NBC News producer who traveled the world on assignment. Killed in the practice of his profession, he is remembered for his achievements in journalism.
The Ted Yates Award is given to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding professional and personal qualities in their contribution to the National Capital Chesapeake Bay region’s television news and public affairs. Please complete the nomination form and return to NATAS-NCCB by the extended deadline of Thursday, May 28th.
Board of Governors Award
The Board of Governors Award reaches beyond those usually awarded for television news and production by recognizing achievements by individuals, organizations or companies in community service or other worthwhile endeavors within the National Capital Chesapeake Bay’s region. Historically, the Board of Governors Award is presented for truly outstanding achievement and unique accomplishment of some duration and durability.
To nominate someone for the Board of Governors Award please complete the nomination form and return it to a NATAS-NCCB Board of Governors member to submit on your behalf by the extended deadline of Thursday, May 28th.
Past Emmy® Awards
The 61st Emmy® Awards Gala was held on June 22, 2019 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. To watch the archived video of the show, get a full list of the nominees and recipients, and purchase photos from the evening please click here.
A complete list of our past Emmy® nominees and recipients can be found in our Emmy® Awards Archive.
What are the Emmy® Awards?
The Emmy® Award is the premier television production award presented in various sectors of the television industry, including entertainment programming, news and documentary shows, and sports programming. The awards are presented in various area-specific ceremonies held annually throughout the year, honoring excellence in television programming.
Learn more and be a Judge
Entrant responsibilities: just a reminder, it is an obligation of every entrant to judge entries from another chapter at some point in the year, if asked. And judging someone else’s work is really the best way to understand how your own entry is being judged. For more information on how you can become a judge, contact us.