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February 11, 2014

2014 GMA Network Excellence Awards


GMA NETWORK EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING BROADCAST COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM AND COMMUNICATION RESEARCH STUDENTS

The GMA Network Excellence Award rewards and recognizes the outstanding performance of Broadcast Communication, Journalism and Communication Research students. It is a symbol of excellence that embodies GMA’s values and ideals as broadcasting network: Integrity, Leadership, Public Service and Responsibility.

The Award honors the achievement of students by recognizing excellence achieved through the demonstration of their leadership, technical skills and academic performance.

Objectives

  1. To recognize and reward students who have achieved excellence in their chosen field.
  2. To provide students with an award that will encourage them to strive for exemplary skills, creativity, resourcefulness and credibility.
  3. To provide students with an award that will challenge them to do outstanding work in their chosen field.

Eligibility

The Award is open to any interested graduating student in the fields of Broadcast Communication, Journalism and Communication Research in the University of the Philippines-Diliman. He/She must have a minimum general weighted average of 1.75 (cum laude standing).

Requirements

Interested applicants must submit the following to the Department of Broadcast Communication, Department of Journalism, or Department of Communication Research on or before March 21, 2013:

Four (4) sets of:

Broadcast Journalism:

Journalism

Communication Research

Attach a cover brief (4 copies) to each of the related works submitted. The cover brief must contain the following:

All requirements must be submitted together with the application form. Only copies of the related works shall be returned.

Screening

The Screening Committee, consisting of full time faculty members of the Broadcast Communication, Journalism and Communication Research departments of the University of the Philippines-Diliman, shall shortlist the candidates for the award. 

Judging

A committee composed of four (4) representatives from GMA Network, Inc. shall choose the awardees based on the following criteria:

The finalists shall undergo a panel interview with the GMA Entertainment, Research, News and Public Affairs judges. There shall be one (1) winner each from Broadcast Communication, Journalism and Communication Research. The decision of the committee is final and not subject to appeal.

Awarding

The winner shall be awarded the GMA Excellence Award plaque and P10,000 cash. The deadline of submission of requirements is on or before MARCH 2.1

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