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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Congratulations to the Ted Yates and Board of Governors Award Honorees!
The Ted Yates Award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding professional and personal qualities in their contribution to television news and public affairs in the National Capital Chesapeake Bay region. Ted Yates was an NBC News producer who traveled the world on assignment. Killed in the practice of his profession, he is remembered for his achievements in journalism. This year, the award will be presented to Jesse Vaughan of Virginia State University. Read the full press release.
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. This year, the award will be presented to Washington Capitals play-by-play announcer Joe Beninati of NBC Sports Washington. Read the full press release.
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.