The 2021 Awards

Stage Award

Sponsored by Sky Studios

For the best new comedy act. From stand-ups to impressionists, sketch groups to character – all are welcome, as long as you are funny!

Deadline for registration 23:59GMT on 30th June 2021.

Writing Award

Sponsored by Sky Studios

Women writers have been turning the comedy world upside down with their innovative scripts lately. If writing is your thing then this is the place to showcase your talent with a funny script.

Deadline for registration 23:59GMT on 30th June 2021.

NextUp...Comedy Shorts

Are you making comedy films or developing content?  This award provides a platform for those of you who prefer to present your comedic ideas in a short film format.

Deadline for registration 23:59GMT on 30th June 2021.

heat Content Creator Award

This award, new for 2021, is our publicly nominated & voted for award.

We’re looking for new voices that might otherwise be overlooked by mainstream networks. Hidden Gems of comedy that you find on social media networks.

Deadline for nomination 23:59GMT 14th September

Funny Women Best Comedy Writer Award with Comedy 50:50

A new Industry nominated award created to recognise the women gag, sketch and additional material writers of TV, Radio and Digital entertainment.

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