All program entries must be for programs originally broadcast, cablecast or released for non-broadcast distribution during the previous calendar year (January 1-December 31, 2011). The deadline for receipt of entries is January 13, 2012. All entries must be shipped PRE-PAID to be received by our offices by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on that date. Acceptance of late entries must be approved in advance by the director of the Peabody Awards, Dr. Horace Newcomb; late entries incur a late fee of $100 each. No entries will be accepted under any circumstances once the jurying process begins. No entry materials will be returned.