Edible Communities' 2018 Eddy Awards

2018 EDDY Awards

The submission period is open for the 2018 EDDY Awards, which celebrate excellence in publishing — from food writing to coverage of crucial social issues to photography and more. All entries must be submitted by Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 11:59pm EST.

2018 Categories

Best Feature Categories

  • Farmer, Rancher, Fisher, Grower
  • Chef
  • Food Artisan
  • Drink Artisan

Best Story Categories

  • Sustainability
  • Social Issue
  • Personal Essay

Best Recipe Categories

  • Best Recipe Feature

Best Imagery Categories

  • Cover
  • Feature or Story Photography
  • Recipe Photography
  • Illustration

Best Digital Categories

  • Use of Video

Submission Rules & Guidelines

1. Submissions will be accepted from November 1 at 9:00 am EST through November 15, 2017 at 11:59 pm EST.

2. All entries must be submitted in PDF form on ediblecommunities.com/eddyawards with the exception of the video category, which requires a link to the video URL.

3. Each publisher can submit one (1) entry per category. A piece can be submitted to only 1 category. Exception: a piece with imagery may also be submitted to one of the imagery categories as appropriate. ECI may decide to re-assign the category if deemed another to be a better fit.

4. A full submissions list must be emailed to Susie Lee at eddyawards@ediblemedia.com with the subject line: Edible [Title]: Submissions List"

For more information, please visit the EDDY Awards FAQ page.

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Edible Communities' 2018 Eddy Awards

Submit Your Entries

Submit Your Entries to the 2018 EDDYS

To submit an entry or entries, complete the entry form below then scroll down to each category you are submitting in.

One (1) entry may be submitted per category. You can submit one or more entries at a time. We recommend uploading only a few entries at a time as your browser may timeout during the uploading of large files. When you have completed uploading your submissions, scroll down to the bottom of the page and click submit. Once you have successfully completed your submission, you will receive an email confirmation.

In the entry form below, please enter the name and email for the primary contact for communication about the submissions.

Please refer to the full EDDYS Submission Rules & Guidelines (shared via email) for rules specific to each category. Also, check out the EDDYS FAQ page for answers to most common questions.

Thank you and good luck!

Best Feature

These awards celebrate exceptionally well-written stories with a unique perspective that entertains and contributes to our knowledge of the life and work of a farmer, rancher, fisher or grower, a chef, a food artisan, or a drink artisan.

Categories
Farmer, Rancher, Fisher, Grower
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Chef
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Food Artisan
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Drink Artisan
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Home Cook
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Market, Specialty Shop
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Best Story

These awards celebrate exceptionally well-written stories with a unique perspective that entertains and contributes to our knowledge of a particular sustainability or social issue. The award for the best personal essay celebrates an exceptionally well-written first-person essay with a unique perspective that entertains and contributes to our knowledge of whatever topic is presented.

Sustainability
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Gardening
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Personal Essay
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Best Recipe

This award for the best recipe feature celebrates a locally meaningful recipe (or set of recipes), accompanied by an exceptionally well-written feature story tied to the recipes.

Categories
Seasonal
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Drink
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Signature (Regional Tradition)
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Best Recipe Feature
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Best Imagery

These awards recognize exceptional visual imagery on magazine covers, in feature or story photography, in recipe photography or in an illustration.

Categories
Cover
Files must be less than 8 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
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Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
Feature or Story Photography
Files must be less than 8 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
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Allowed file types: pdf.
Recipe Photography
Files must be less than 8 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
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Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
Illustration
Files must be less than 8 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
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Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
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Best Digital

This award for best use of video(s) celebrates a video or group of videos that tell a story with a unique perspective, entertains, and contributes to our knowledge of whatever topic is presented.

Categories
Website
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Use of Social Media
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Best Special Issue

The Best Special Issue category recognizes editorial excellence in producing a single issue dedicated to a specific topic or theme.

Categories
Special Issue
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