Clear Channel Radio made an industry-wide call for entries for its Excellence in Advertising on Radio Awards, recognizing radio creative.
Prizes will be valued at more than $1 million. Radio advertisers, agencies, broadcast entities and creative houses can submit entries by the Aug. 10 deadline.
The competition features six categories with the grand prize going to “Best of Show.” The categories are Best Copywriting; Best Use of Humor; Best Use of Music; Best PSA/Pro Bono; Best Radio Station Produced Commercial; Best Use of Radio to Drive Consumers to the Web; and Best of Show.
Entry is free, and creative advertisement submissions can be uploaded at the site, which also allows visitors to hear creative thinking from top agencies and radio stations contemplating how to split the prizes.
Winners will be announced at the EAR Awards luncheon at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York on Nov. 2.