RTS Student Television Awards 2022

Awards Ceremony

Friday, 24 June, 2022

Entries are now invited for the RTS Student Television Awards 2022.

The RTS Student Television Awards are here to encourage, nurture, support and reward talent, potential and enthusiasm of students in colleges and universities for the creation of film and video content.

During these unprecedented times with the challenges they present, these Student Television Awards allow you to submit films for assessment by current professional practitioners.

With new filmmaking techniques and opportunities, the RTS believe that these Awards demonstrate a fantastic way to celebrate and recognise your outstanding skills, ambition and creativity and offer you an unique opportunity to put your creative talents before the critical eye of professionals, win recognition for your skills, and even “audition” for a first job in the television, media and film industry.

Sinéad Rocks, Managing Director, Nations and Regions at Channel 4 serves as chair of the RTS Student Television awards this year, and a new ‘Sustainability’ category also been added - encouraging students to stimulate action on matters related to the natural world and its essential value within their submissions.

The RTS Student Television awards are designed to highlight the talent, potential and enthusiasm of students across the UK, celebrating the exemplary audiovisual work they create. For 2022, both an Undergraduate and Postgraduate winner will be awarded in each category for Animation, Comedy & Entertainment, Drama, Factual, News & Sport, Sustainability and Craft Skills. The awards also provide a unique opportunity for students to get their work seen by leading figures within the television industry.

The ceremony is set to take place on Friday 24th June 2022.

The deadline for submitting entries has been extended to 23:59 on Monday 15 November.

All entries must be from students aged 16 or over enrolled in further education courses or higher education institutions. All entries must have been made between 1 November 2020 and 31 October 2021, and must be submitted via the online submission form below.


Entries are now invited for the RTS Student Television Awards 2022.