FINAL Deadline: January 27, 2023

Categories

 

Documentary & Factual

Arts & Culture

Crime & Investigative

Environmental & Wildlife

History & Biography

Podcast Non-Fiction

Science & Technology

Short Form Non-Fiction Series

Social Issues & Current Affairs

Sports Documentary

 

Children & Youth

Animation: Preschool

Animation: Children

Interactive Children and Youth Content

Live Action: Children

Live Action: Youth

 

Arts & Entertainment

Comedy & Variety

Competition Series & Game Shows

Docuseries

Lifestyle

Reality Series

 

Scripted

Animated Series

Comedy Series: English Language

Comedy Series: Non-English Language

Drama Series: English Language

Drama Series: Non-English Language

Limited Series

Podcast: Fiction

Feature Length Film

Short Film

Short Form Fiction Series

 

Rogers' Prize for Excellence in Canadian Content

  • Celebrating the best in Canadian-created entertainment video content, this award serves to foster Canadian-grown talent and invest in future content development from independent Canadian producers.
  • A CAD$25,000 cash prize will be awarded to the winner of this award from the Rogers Group of Funds.
  • All submissions from independent Canadian producers are automatically entered to be eligible for the prize. Please refer to the Eligibility page for more details.
  • Each qualifying project's first-round score is entered into the Rogers Prize contender's pool and the highest score is considered the winner. In the event of a tie, contending entrants will be submitted to the Grand Jury for final selection.

 

Prix Francophone

  • Awarded to the jury’s highest-scoring French-language video submission.
  • All French-language submissions to the Rockies contend for this award, in addition to the category in which they are submitted.
  • To qualify as a French-language submission, 75% of the content must be in French. 
  • Each project’s first-round score is entered into the Rockies Francophone Prize contender’s pool and the highest score is considered the winner. In the event of a tie contending entrants will be submitted to the Grand Jury for final selection.

 

Emerging Talent Prize

  • Awarded to the jury’s highest-scoring short fiction series, non-fiction series or short film video submission that was not funded by a streamer or network.
  • Short video submissions that meet the above criteria contend for this award, in addition to the category in which they are submitted.
  • Each project’s first-round score is entered into the Rockies Emerging Talent contender’s pool and the highest score is considered the winner. In the event of a tie, contending entrants will be submitted to the Grand Jury for final selection.