2018 CCMA RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (LARGE MARKET) AND THE 2018 CCMARADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (MEDIUM OR SMALL MARKET)
The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®) is now accepting submissions for both Radio Station of the Year (Large Market) and Radio Station of the Year (Medium or Small Market). The eligibility period for the 2018 Canadian Country Music Association Awards™ (CCMA Awards™) is from March 1, 2017 through to April 30, 2018 and only submission elements (listed below) from this period will be accepted.
A professional panel of industry jurors, whose members are approved by the CCMA, will judge the submissions through an online process to determine the winner, based on the strength of each submission.
Submissions must be received by the CCMA no later than Friday June 15, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET. Submissions received after this date will not be accepted. Incomplete submissions will not be accepted. No exceptions made.
The winner in each category will be announced during Country Music Week™ which will be held in Hamilton, Ontario from September 6-9, 2018.
This year's criteria for both the Radio Station of the Year (Large Market) and Radio Station of the Year (Medium or Small Market) are as follows:
The Radio Station of the Year (Large Market) Award, and the Radio Station of the Year (Medium or Small Market) Award follow a two (2) step selection process:
Name of Person Submitting
Address City Province/State == choose one ==
-- Province --
-- State --
Postal/Zip Code Phone Email
For CCMA Award purposes, a large market is defined as a city with a population over 150,000. According to Statistics Canada 2016 census figures, cities with a population over 150,000 (in order of population) are: Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Ottawa, Edmonton, Mississauga, Winnipeg, Vancouver, Brampton, Hamilton, Quebec City, Surrey, Laval, Halifax, London, Markham, Vaughan, Gatineau, Saskatoon, Longueuil, Kitchener, Burnaby, Windsor, Regina, Richmond, Richmond Hill, Oakville, Burlington, Greater Sudbury, Sherbrooke and Oshawa. A Medium or Small Market is defined as a city under the population of 150,000 and is not listed above. Eligible terrestrial country radio stations must be licensed by the CRTC.
Market == choose one ==
Medium or Small Market
Station Name and Call Letters
Please be advised that there are NO nominees in these categories. The tallied results from the jury process will determine the winner. There is NO voting in this category. Judges will be looking at the following elements for scope:
In 500 words or less, clearly demonstrate the following, including but not limited to: community involvement, station impact, social media campaigns and achievements. Canadian Artists
Please provide the names of any Canadian artists, never before played on your station, that were added to regular rotation within the eligibility period.
You may submit up to three (3) files to Karina Davison at firstname.lastname@example.org by no later that Friday June 15, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET. Late submissions will not be considered for the current year. No exceptions made.