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British Academy Scotland Awards: Call for Entries 2017

11 May 2017

Entries are now being accepted for the British Academy Scotland Awards 2017.

Held annually to recognise, honour and reward Scottish individuals and productions for excellence, the British Academy Scotland Awards will take place on Sunday 5 November 2017 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Glasgow.

Eligibility dates: 28 June 2016 - 2 July 2017

The deadline for submission is Thursday 22 June at 5pm. The official list of nominees will be unveiled on Wednesday 4 October. You can enter your film/production/game via

Categories in 2017

This year's awards will feature 17 categories.

  • Actor - Film
  • Actor - Television
  • Actress - Film
  • Actress - Television
  • Animation
  • Current Affairs
  • Director - Fiction
  • Director - Factual
  • Entertainment

  • Features/Factual Series
  • Feature Film
  • Game
  • Short Film
  • Single Documentary
  • Specialist Factual
  • Television Scripted
  • Writer - Film / Television

How to Enter

For more information on this year's categories and eligibility criteria, click here.

For a list of the approved festivals for entry into the Feature Film and Short Film categories, download the 2017 Approved Festivals list

If you have any issues in regards to entry submission email [email protected] 

Entry Fees

Broadcaster Entries: £150.00 + VAT per entry.
Independent Entries: £100.00 + VAT per entry.
SHORT FILM and ANIMATION categories: £50.00 + VAT per entry.
There is no charge to enter into the GAME, ACTOR/ACTRESS FILM and ACTOR/ACTRESS TELEVISION categories.

Photographs by Alan PeeblesBAFTA/ Alan PeeblesEvent: British Academy Scotland AwardsDate: Sunday 6 November 2016Venue: Blu Radisson Hotel, GlasgowHost: Edith BowmanBAFTA/ Carlo Paloni Photographs by Alan PeeblesBAFTA/ Alan Peebles