IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Many of us are facing uncertain times during this current pandemic. This is when our industry is most important and many of you are creating some of the best work of your career. Your hard work should be recognized with our industry’s top honor and the NATAS Suncoast Chapter wants to ensure that recognition in light of our daily challenges.

We are pleased to offer our members a price break during the 2020 Call for Entries. Program entries will now be $125 and craft entries will now be $75. We hope this price reduction will help propel you to your next Emmy®.


NOTE: For entries already submitted and paid for at the member-rate in Emmy Express, a refund will be issued reflective of the price reduction.

Those who have already renewed membership and submitted entries but have not yet paid, your invoice will automatically update to the reduced price.


It’s EMMY® Entry Time!

The Call for Entries is now online. We have all the information you’ll need to submit your best work for consideration in the 44th Annual Suncoast Regional EMMY® Awards. Read more.

Eligibility period for this year’s submissions:
July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020.

Deadline for submissions:
July 6, 2020 (11:59 pm). 
Submit your entries early – beat the last minute rush.


2020 Suncoast Student Production Awards


Congratulations to all the winners in the 2020 Suncoast Student Production Awards! Keep up the good work – your future looks bright! In case you missed it or you want to see it again, you can view it right here. A program guide of the virtual presentation is still available.
SPA Program Guide PDF Download

Download the entire list of winners in the 2020 Suncoast Student Production Awards.
2020 SPA College Winners
2020 SPA High School Winners


2020 Suncoast Scholarship Recipients

The Suncoast Chapter Scholarship Committee, under the direction of Scholarship Chairman Claudia Keppinger, interviewed Suncoast Regional Students in Broadcasting and Television on April 13, 2020.

Seventeen students were awarded scholarship assistance totaling $78,500, including David Alexander Perez, Christopher Columbus High School, Senior, who was awarded the Bob Behrens Scholarship. David will attend Tallahassee Community College in the Fall Semester and Florida State University in the Spring Semester. Read more.