Contest Guide

 

ELIGIBILITY

Professional Filipino journalists living in the Philippines aged 18 years old and above upon submission of entry.

PMFTC Inc. and Bright Leaf secretariat employees, officials and their relatives up to the 2nd degree of consanguinity or affinity are not eligible to join the contest.

ENTRIES

No entry fee.

Only entries published, aired and broadcasted locally from September 1, 2016 until August 31, 2017 will be accepted.

PMFTC Inc. reserves the right to retain full power and authority to publish any of the entries in any of its corporate publications, press releases, or other form of written or electronic documentation without prior approval of the author. However, proper recognition of the author will be made whenever his entry is used by PMFTC in any manner or form.

LANGUAGE

Entries may be in English, Filipino, or any of the Philippine regional dialects.  (English translation is required for any material that is not in English)

 

SUBMISSION OF ENTRIES

Entries will be accepted starting March 17, 2017.
The deadline for submission is at 11:59 PM Sept. 1, 2017.
A contestant can submit as many entries in any category.   However, an entry cannot be submitted in more than one category.

 

SENDING ENTRIES VIA WEB

PRINT

  1. Click on the Submit Entry button on the website. 
  2. Download and complete the entry form.
  3. Attach/Upload your entry by clicking the SUBMIT PRINT ENTRY button. 
  4. Entry should be one (1) softcopy in MS Word format. Arial font size 12, double-spaced.
  5. For entries written in Filipino/Regional dialect, please attach an English translation of the softcopy in MS Word format.
  6. Submit a scanned copy of the actual published material entry as proof of publication. Only JPEG or PDF files will be accepted.

PHOTO 

  1. Click on the Submit Entry button on the website. 
  2. Download and complete the entry form.
  3. Attach/Upload your entry by clicking the SUBMIT PHOTO ENTRY button. 
  4. Entry should be one (1) 12 inches by 18 inches, 300dpi resolution softcopy in JPEG format. The contestant's identity including watermark signature must not appear on any of the entry.
  5. Submit a scanned copy of the actual published photo as proof of publication. Only JPEG or PDF files will be accepted.

RADIO

  1. Click on the Submit Entry button on the website. 
  2. Download and complete the entry form. 
  3. Attach/Upload your entry by clicking the SUBMIT RADIO ENTRY button. 
  4. Follow the instructions to creating a Dropbox Account. 
  5. Upload your entry and click share with brightleaf2017@gmail.com
  6. Entry should be One (1) softcopy of transcription in MS Word format, Arial font size 12, double-spaced.
  7. For entries in Filipino/Regional dialect, attach an English translation of the softcopy in MS Word format.
  8. One (1) transcript of airing (TOA) copy to show proof of airing in MP3 format.
  9. Submit a scanned authorization letter from the Station Manager. Only JPEG or PDF files will be accepted.

TV

  1. Click on the Submit Entry button on the website. 
  2. Download and complete the entry form. 
  3. Attach/Upload your entry by clicking the SUBMIT TV ENTRY button. 
  4. Follow the instructions to creating a Dropbox Account. 
  5. Upload your entry and click share with brightleaf2017@gmail.com
  6. For entries in Filipino/Regional dialect, attach an English translation of the softcopy in MS Word format.
  7. One (1) transcript of airing (TOA) copy to show proof of airing in AVI format.
  8. Submit a scanned authorization letter from the Station Manager. Only JPEG or PDF files will be accepted.

 

SENDING ENTRIES VIA COURIER

MAILING ADDRESS:

BRIGHT LEAF AWARDS 2017
Global Visions Events and Marketing Network, Inc.
#327 Captain Henry Javier St., Barangay Oranbo
Pasig City 1600

Enclose the following in a long brown envelope:

  1. Completed official entry form.
  2. One (1) hardcopy and one (1) softcopy in CD of entry in MS Word format. Arial font size 12, double-spaced.
  3. One (1) hardcopy and one (1) softcopy in CD of entry translated in English if the entry is in a regional dialect.
  4. Scanned, photocopied or actual copy of published entry as proof of publication.
  5. The contestant's identity must not appear on any of the pages of the entry.

PHOTO

  1. Enclose the following in a long brown envelope:
  2. Completed official entry form.
  3. One (1) hardcopy of entry, 12R in size.
  4. One (1) softcopy of entry in JPEG format saved on a CD.
  5. Scanned, photocopied or actual copy of published entry as proof of publication.
  6. One (1) 12 inches by 18 inches, 300dpi resolution softcopy in JPEG format.
  7. The contestant's identity including watermark signature must not appear on any of the entry.

RADIO

  1. Enclose the following in a long brown envelope:
  2. Completed official entry form.
  3. One (1) hardcopy of transcription in MS Word format
  4. One (1) softcopy of transcription in MS Word format.
  5. At least one (1) episode copy of the radio program/segment.
  6. One (1) softcopy of entry translated in English if the entry is in a regional dialect
  7. One (1) transcript of airing (TOA) copy to show proof of airing in cassette or CD format.
  8. Authorization letter from the Station Manager,

TV

  1. Enclose the following in a long brown envelope.
  2. Completed official entry form.
  3. One (1) hardcopy of transcription in MS Word format
  4. One (1) softcopy of transcription in MS Word format.
  5. At least one (1) episode copy of the TV program/segment.
  6. One (1) softcopy of entry translated in English if the entry is in a regional dialect
  7. One (1) transcript of airing (TOA) copy to show proof of airing in cassette or CD format.
  8. Authorization letter from the Station Manager.