The Primetime Emmy® Awards
The Primetime Emmy® Awards celebrate excellence in national primetime programming, awarding top honors at the annual creative arts and primetime awards ceremonies. Special honors, like the Governors Award and the Bob Hope Humanitarian Award, are bestowed during either the Primetime Emmys or the Creative Arts Emmys.
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The online entry site will be open from Tuesday, May 21 to midnight, on Tuesday, May 28 for you to review and edit your entries. Please click HERE to access the Primetime Emmy Awards entry site.
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2013 Primetime Emmys Rules and Procedures PDF
2013 Primetime Emmys Entry Instructions PDF
2013 Primetime Emmy Awards Calendar (Industry)
June 1, 2012 - May 31, 2013
Eligibility period (please also refer to the “hanging episodes” rule)
Week of March 25
Online entry process begins. Rules and Procedures available at www.emmys.tv
Deadline to reinstate or apply for membership in the Television Academy and be eligible to vote in the 2013 primetime competition
Entry deadline for ALL entries that were originally presented 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM,
June 1, 2012 - May 31, 2013 (please also refer to the “hanging episodes” rule)
Nominating ballots are posted on the Television Academy’s website
June 28, 5:00 PM
Deadline for returning the nominating ballots to Ernst & Young
July 18, 5:35 AM
Nominations are announced live from the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre
Week of August 5
At-home judging DVDs for Creative Arts Awards categories are mailed
Week of August 12
At-home judging DVDs for Telecast Awards categories are mailed
August 23, 5:00 PM
Deadline for returning at-home judging ballots for Creative Arts Awards categories to Ernst & Young
August 30, 5:00 PM
Deadline for returning at-home judging ballots for Telecast Awards categories to Ernst & Young
Creative Arts Awards and Ball
CBS Telecast and Governors Ball
2013 Primetime Emmys Rules and Procedures
2013 FYC by Mail Order Form (PDF)
2013 FYC by Mail Order Form (DOC)
2013 FYC Online (PDF)
2013 FYC Online (DOC)
2013 Emmy Online Entry Instructions
2013 For Your Consideration (FYC) Campaign Options
2013 Application For Hyphenate Ballot(s)
2013 Hyphenate Ballot Distribution List
2013 Engineering Entry Form [DOC]
2013 Primetime Emmy® Awards Calendar [PDF]
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