There are 44 panels open for judging from Chicago, Minneapolis and Texas. Over 300 judges are needed! Log into your membership dashboard to request a panel, or contact Bob Hammer at EmmyAwards@nataslgl.org, text your name and panel selection to 440-503-2121. NOTE: some panels have the same number for different subjects. Indicate carefully or select directly from your dashboard.
Judges should have 2 years experience in the category being judged.
|Chicago, Minneapolis and Texas (300 Judges Needed)|
|01A||Newscast – Evening – Larger Markets (1-50)|
|02A||Newscast – Morning – Larger Markets (1-50)|
|04A||Investigative Report – Single Story|
|05C||Newscast – Evening – Smaller Markets (61+)|
|06C||Newscast – Morning/Daytime – Smaller Markets (61+)|
|Newscast – Weekend – Smaller Markets (61+)|
|08C||Documentary – Topical|
|08C||Documentary – Topical|
|12A||Investigative Report – Single Story|
|12B||Investigative Report – Series|
|12B||Serious Feature News Report|
|13||Special Event Coverage – Live/Edited (other than News/Sports)|
|Business/Consumer: Single Story/Series & Program|
|16A/16B||Politics/Government – Single Story/Series & Program|
|19B||Program Promotion (Non-News): Single Spot/Campaign|
|21B||Historic/Cultural/Nostalgic – Program|
|22||Graphics Arts/Animation/Art Direction/Set Design|
|26A||Documentary – Cultural|
|26C||Documentary – Topical|
|27A||Photography – News|
|30B||Public/Current/Community Affairs – Program|
|31/34||Special Event Coverage (other than News or Sports) & Branded Content|
|Lifestyle – Feature/Segment/Series|
|Community/Public Service (PSA) – Single Spot & Campaign|
|37A||Commercial – Single Spot|
|Commercial – Campaign|
|39||Specialty Assignment Report – Program / Special / Feature / Segment|
|Talent – Commentator/Editorialist/Performer/Narrator & Program Host/Moderator|
|44A||Photographer – Program (Non-News)|
|57D||Talent – Reporter – Features / Human Interest|
|57F||Talent – Reporter – Investigative|
|57H||Talent – Reporter – Specialty Assignment|
|58C||Photographer – News|
For judging Codes & instructions, please contact Bob Hammer @ email@example.com
Emmy Express® Judging Instructions
There is a new way to access your panels and videos.
Log into emmyexpress.com. Click on Lower Great Lakes (4th one down)
Enter your email address and password. Forgot your password? There’s a place to request it. Click I’M NOT A ROBOT.
Fill out the Judging Information – you only have to do that one time and the info will be saved.
Look on the dashboard, row 4 Judging.
INVITATIONS – if you have been specifically invited to judge a panel, Accept or Decline. Accept is SLOW and could take 15 seconds to update. Clicking ACCEPT will email you further instructions, Clicking DECLINE will remove you from that panel. The Invite will stay until Accepted, Declined or Revoked when the panel is full.
ACTIVE PANELS & STATUS – Where all your judging takes place. Panels ready for viewing are here. The actual judging process hasn’t changed.
SEARCH AVAILABLE PANELS – List of all the active panel available for judging. Click to request to judge a particular panel.
JUDGING HISTORY – A list of what you’ve judged recently.
This is a new judging system. Any feedback is welcome, and can be submitted to Bob Hammer at firstname.lastname@example.org.