Required Sample Durations

 

Required Sample Durations:

Samples for all categories may include an original 30 second introduction in addition to the podcast materials being submitted. Abbreviations for each category listed in [brackets]. Length of the specific samples should be as follows:

Best Speculative Fiction Story: Small Cast (Short Form) [SCS]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 10 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Story: Small Cast (Novella Form) [SCN]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 30 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Story: Small Cast (Long Form) [SCL]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 1 hour
Can contain 1-6 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Story: Large Cast (Short Form) [LCS]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 30 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Story: Large Cast (Long Form) [LCL]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 1 hour
Can contain up to 6 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Audio Drama (Short Form) [ADS]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 30 Minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Audio Drama (Long Form) [ADL]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 1 Hour
Can contain 1-6 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Video Story [VS]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 30 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Magazine or Anthology Podcast [MA]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 30 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best New Speculative Fiction Podcaster/Team [NPT]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 10 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Fan or News Podcast (Specific) [FNS]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 10 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Fan or News Podcast (General) [FNG]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 10 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Podcast about Speculative Fiction Content Creation [CC]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 10 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Fact Behind the Fiction Podcast [FBF]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 10 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments

Best Speculative Fiction Comedy/Parody Podcast [CP]
Sample Duration: 30 second introduction + sample of up to 10 minutes
Can contain 1-3 different clips or segments