How to enter

Entry process:

  • Read the rules and conditions
  • Check the category criteria details that suit your song/s
  • Check the pricing page and decide if you are going to become a member (members receive discounts on song entries, Awards tickets and seminar tickets (click on white Membership tab for details)
  • Decide how many entries you want to enter before you purchase. If you are entering more than 5 entries you will receive the best discount by purchasing you entries all at the same time
  • Obtain NCEIA membership (optional) and then log in. OR
  • Purchase credits to enter, one credit per entry in a category or multiple credits for more than one entry in one or more categories
    • In the box provided, enter the number of credits you would like to purchase and click ‘Submit’
    • The system will determine the price based on your membership status and number of entries
    • You will need to create an account so that credits can be assigned to you (note that email addresses need to be entered in lower case only)
    • You should receive email confirmation of your purchase containing your log in details
  • Log in and look for the ‘Upload an entry’ link under ‘My Account’
  • Upload your entry / entries
    • Files for upload must be in mp3 format and less than 8Mb in size
    • Hard copies of Album of the Year, Production and the Video categories need to supplied by mail or in person. The submission information will come up when you select the category.