The 2024 Student Production Award nominations are in! Congratulations to everyone who entered their work! Once again the Suncoast Chapter students have done it again! Great work!

2024 SPA High School Nominations
2024 SPA College Nominations

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the SPA Ceremony has been moved to Sunday, April 28, 2024. The 2024 Ceremony will be held this year at the University of Miami.
Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Seating is limited.

DEADLINE to purchase tickets: Wednesday, April 17, 2024, or until all available seats are sold.

Purchase tickets here

Sunday, April 28, 2024
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm: Finger Food & Studio Tours
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Awards Presentation

University of Miami – School of Communication (Cosford Cinema)
5100 Brunson Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146

Attire: Business Casual



Thank you to everyone who applied for a scholarship this year. If you were not able to apply, please be sure to remember that the Suncoast Scholarship application process starts every year in mid-January and runs through March 1st. It’s an opportunity you don’t want to miss! 

The scholarship application process is now closed.


The Winners were announced today, February 1, 2024, in New York. This year, students from over 120 schools were represented in the competition having previously been selected as winners in one of the NATAS Regional Chapter competitions.

“This year’s student content producers impressed. They are truly the best of the best,” said Doug Mummert, Chairman of the NATAS Foundation. “From coast to coast, the young journalists and budding filmmakers continue to up their game each year, shining a light in their respective communities.”

Wow! Congratulations to Christopher Columbus High School! You’ve made the Suncoast Chapter proud! Check out the entire win list from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences! Congratulations! Keep up the great work!!

Download the 2023 National Student Production Awards win list

We can’t thank everyone enough for attending our SPA Workshop at the University of Miami School of Communication. We had an amazing turnout and a wealth of knowledge and know-how was shared with everyone. We’d especially like to thank our Session Leaders for giving their time, talent, and expertise to help jump-start you on your broadcast career path!

If you weren’t able to attend or if you missed any of the sessions while you were there – no worries! Catch it right here on our Sporfie Livestream

Learn more about our workshop session leaders

The Suncoast Student Production Award encourages the pursuit of excellence in video production and focuses public attention on outstanding achievements produced by college, university, and high school students. The 2023 Student Production Awards ceremony was held virtually this year on June 2, 2023.

2023 SPA Virtual Awards