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Additional names of qualified entrants in the 2018 Suncoast Regional EMMY® Awards may be added to an entry through September 30, 2018, for a flat fee of $250 per name. Nominations will be announced the 3rd week in October.

No names may be added after the nominations have been announced!

Sneak Peek begins October 8th – Only on Facebook!
This is our favorite time of year! The nominations for the 2018 Suncoast Regional EMMY Awards will be revealed on our website, Monday, October 15th. But some of you won’t have to wait that long! Sneak Peek is back! Starting Monday, October 8th you can go to our Facebook page and for the next 7 days, we will reveal the nominees in a different category each day. The categories are chosen at random, so be sure to check out Facebook each day. And good luck to everyone who entered this year’s Suncoast Regional EMMY Awards!

The 2018 National Student Production Awards
New York, NY, Wednesday, September 12, 2018 – The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences today announced the nominees for The 2018 National Student Production Awards. Nominees were selected from high school student entries across the country in 23 programming and craft categories. The awards presentation will be live-streamed from the Los Angeles campus of Emerson College on Tuesday, October 18th at noon, PDT and will be hosted by Tom Bergeron, host of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.” The presentation will be live-streamed at the following locations:

NATAS/National Student Production Awards:
NATAS/Student Awards Twitter:
NATAS Facebook:

This year’s submissions were successfully culled from a record breaking total of over 2000 entries from the regional chapters of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Entries were judged by selected industry professionals and media academics. “The evolution of television, exhibited by the great work of these outstanding student productions, is in the good hands of these diverse and talented students who will become the leaders and innovators of our industry in the 21st century,” said Adam Sharp, Interim-President & CEO (NATAS). “The breadth and scope of the work created by these talented students continues to surprise and amaze us as we look to the future of this great industry,” said, NATAS Education Chair, Danielle Mannion. “We are very grateful to the hundreds of industry professionals who judged and critiqued these exceptional student productions and look forward to an exciting event hosted by Tom Bergeron at Emerson College’s west coast campus.”

Recipients will be announced beginning at noon PDT October 18, 2018 via a live web stream produced by NATAS Senior VP of Daytime EMMY® Awards, David Michaels, Education Chair, Danielle Mannion and David Parks, Ignition Entertainment. NATAS would like to thank and acknowledge Emerson College ( for its facility and participation in making these awards possible.

Congratulations to all our Suncoast student nominees! Way to go!
Download the complete list of this year’s National nominees:

2018 Silver Circle Awards Photo Gallery
Here’s you chance to see what you missed or relive the moment at this year’s awards presentation at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa. Read more.