2018 Charlie Awards

Contest Opens: February 26, 2018
Early Submission Deadline: March 26, 2018

Regular Submission Deadline: April 9, 2018

Showcase your publication’s accomplishments and receive the recognition you deserve by entering this year's contest! The Charlie Awards ceremony will be held on the evening of Aug. 10, 2018 during the Florida Media Conference at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek.

Entries to this year’s contest will be submitted using the same online contest platform as last year. All entries will be submitted at florida.awardsplatform.com.

For complete Charlie Awards information, including rules, categories, and entry instructions, please visit floridamediacontests.com.

If you have any questions or have trouble logging into the contest website, please contact us at info@floridamediacontests.com or (321) 283-5272.



General Contest Information

Competition is restricted to FMA members in good standing whose 2018 dues are current. Entries must have been published between May 2017 and April 2018. Need to renew your membership?

Entry Fees
Early Entry (submitted on or before March 26, 2018)
   $50 per entry
   $55 per entry - Best Overall categories entry

Regular Entry (submitted March 27, 2018 - April 9, 2018)
   $60 per entry
   $65 per entry - Best Overall categories entry

Division Verification Form
All entering magazines are required to submit a Division Verification Form. This is to ensure all magazines are placed in the correct division for judging purposes.

Charlie Awards Gala
August 10, 2018 at Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
6:00 pm - Cocktail reception
7:00 pm - Awards presentation and dinner