While the Music+Sound Awards (MASawards) has been running in the UK for the last 2 years, 2013 is the first year that the competition has been opened for international entries. The awards recognize and celebrate music and sound in advertising, film, TV and gaming. They were started to establish the criteria and standard for international excellence in music and sound in these industries.
The awards are open to up and coming talent as well as major players in the industry. Entries cost £95 (or £85 with eligible discount). The deadline for entry is midnight (GMT) on the 19th of April 2013. Work must have been broadcast, published or released with client approval between 1st October 2011 and 31st March 2013 to count as eligible.
Awards are presented for Best Original Composition, Best Sound Design and Best Use of Existing Music across the entire audio and visual media industries, judged by an extensive and esteemed panel.
A full list of categories, jurors, criteria and details on how to enter work can be seen on the Music+Sound Awards website: www.masawards.com/international