Entries Now Open for 8th Annual SVG/NACDA College Sports Media Awards


Honoring Video Production at Its Finest at SVG College Sports Summit, June 2 in Atlanta

NEW YORK – March 1, 2016 – The Sports Video Group (SVG) and the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) have announced that entries are now being accepted for the 8th Annual SVG/NACDA College Sports Media Awards (CSMA).

The SVG/NACDA College Sports Media Awards recognize the best in college sports video production, celebrating those who have pushed the envelope and set a higher standard for the quality of live and pre-/post-produced college sports video content.

Winners and finalists will be honored during a ceremony on June 2 at the 2016 SVG College Sports Summit (June 1-3, Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Atlanta).

The SVG College Sports Summit is the leading, national conference for college sports video production, bringing together over 500 industry leaders from broadcast networks, athletic departments, broadcast schools, production companies, and more. To learn more, visit www.svgcollege.com.

This year’s awards will be given in four divisions across five categories:
National Networks/Professional
Regional, Local, and Conference Digital Networks
Collegiate Athletics
Collegiate Student

Live Game Production
Special Feature
Program Series
Live Studio/Remote-Hosted Programming
Program Open, Tease, Promotional Video, PSA, and Campaigns

Deadline for submissions to the College Sports Media Awards is April 29, 2016. For complete rules and to enter your production, visit http://www.svgcollege.com/college-sports-media-awards/2016-rules. Any questions regarding submissions please contact Andrew Lippe at andrew@sportsvideo.org

About Sports Video Group
The Sports Video Group was formed in 2006 to support the professional community that relies on video, audio, and broadband technologies to produce and distribute sports content. Leagues, owners, teams, players, broadcasters, webcasters, and consumer technology providers have joined the SVG to learn from each other, turn vision into reality, implement new innovations, while sharing experiences that will lead to advancements in the sports production/distribution process and the overall consumer sports experience. For more information, visit www.sportsvideo.org.

About National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics
NACDA, now in its 50th year, is the professional and educational Association for more than 11,000 college athletics administrators at more than 1,600 institutions throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. More than 4,000 athletics administrators annually attend NACDA & Affiliates Convention Week. Additionally, NACDA manages 15 professional associations and three foundations. For more information on NACDA, visit www.nacda.com.