The podcast from which your entry is extracted must have been first published within the validity period: 1st June 2020 to 31st May 2021.
Include an entry of up to a total of 30 minutes duration taken from a single podcast in the sequence it was published (not necessarily continuous). The entry should be a fair representation of the podcast as published.
“Best of” podcasts which consist of a compilation of previously published material are not eligible.
Telescoping in and out of music tracks and ad/commercial segments is permitted. Permitted edit points should be marked by a 2 seconds dead air without any other indicators being added.
No other editing is permitted and all other material should be included in full. For example you are NOT permitted to take the first three minutes of an interview, fade down and then include a further piece from that same interview. You may either include one excerpt from the interview or the entire interview, should it fall within the time allowed for that entry.
Additional post-production audio material such as voice links, introductions or sign-offs are not permitted i.e. do not use voice links, stings, music beds or other post-produced elements. Judges are specifically instructed to disqualify should this occur.
The entry must be supported by a 250 word paragraph and a detailed running order to accompany the audio entry. The online entry form is designed to only permit a maximum of 250 words.