RTS Student Awards
The Student Television Awards are for student television work that shows strong story-telling, innovation, outstanding visual and aural creativity with high quality craft skills.
For more information, please click here to download the criteria
The closing date for submissions is Friday 26 October.
Chaired by Philip Edgar-Jones, Director of Sky Arts, the awards recognise the best audiovisual work created by students across the UK and Republic of Ireland at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Awards are judged in six categories – Animation, Comedy & Entertainment, Drama, Factual, News and Short Feature.
12.30pm RTS Student Television Awards Registration
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12.30pm – 1.45pm Buffet Lunch in Main Bar and Restaurant
2.00pm – 3.30pm RTS Student Television Awards Ceremony
3.30pm – 5.00pm RTS Student Television Awards Drinks Reception
Main Bar and Restaurant
The closing date for entries is Friday 20th October 2017.
RTS Scotland launched the Student Television Awards for their twenty-third year in early October. Lecturers and their students from across Scotland were invited to learn more about these prestigious awards and how to enter, as well as to listen to speakers from the industry share their insight and experience.
This event will be of interest to television students and lecturers who want to hear more about how to enter this prestigious competition. We will outline the criteria, categories, entry procedures and timeframe for the forthcoming awards. Coming along to this event ensuring you submit your entry correctly is the first important step towards getting your hands on a coveted RTS Scotland trophy.
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The Royal Television Society Scotland’s annual Student Television Awards were held at BBC Pacific Quay, Glasgow on Wednesday 27th January.
The Factual Category Award went ‘Dipper from the Water of Leith’ which was made by students from the University of Edinburgh. This programme won three awards overall.
The best of student television making was celebrated at the RTS Student Television Awards earlier this month.
Adam Buxton will present highlights of the awards, RTS Student Awards, tonight (Friday 19th June) at 7pm on Sky Arts.
A selection of the nominated films will also be broadcast in full on Sky Arts later this summer.
Many of the nominated films can be viewed on the RTS YouTube channel, or below