The Inaugural Signal Awards call for entries is now open. Below is a list of all categories & definitions for all four category types.
Category OverviewThe Signal Awards Accept 4 Types of Entries.
Shows — with categories ranging from Best Original Music to TV & Film Recaps, our Show category honors span the breadth and diversity of podcasting. To be selected among the best is an incredible achievement worthy of recognition and praise.
Limited Series & Special — honors for limited-run series and podcast specials, including Best Writing and History.
Individual Episodes — honors for individual podcast episodes, with categories ranging from Best Writing to Religion & Spirituality.
Branded Shows & Advertising — honors for the breadth of branded podcast series as well as advertising in the podcast space, from Best Podcast Ad to Business.
Descriptions for each category are listed below the category lists and can be accessed by clicking the category link. If you don’t find what you’re looking for here or have any questions at all please email Kari Gillenwater at email@example.com
# To diversify the entries and celebrate our love of listening, we have introduced a suite of categories that focus on those idiosyncratic things that make us love podcasts. All Love of Listening categories, denoted by # can be entered for $95-$155 before our Final Deadline.
Entries in multiple categories will be reviewed separately for each category entered. Entries entered into more than one category may win multiple awards.