Award Shows, Television
Sep 27, 2023


As in previous years, the GLAAD Media Awards ceremonies will be held in both Los Angeles and New York City. GLAAD’s 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards was streamed exclusively on Hulu and can be watched here.

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, announced today, the call for submissions for the 35th Annual GLAAD Media Awards. As diverse and intersectional LGBTQ representation across media continues to grow, the GLAAD Media Awards recognize and honor fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of the LGBTQcommunity in an ever-expanding and media landscape. Since its inception in 1990, the GLAAD Media Awards have grown to be the most visible annual LGBTQ awards show in the world, sending powerful messages of acceptance to audiences globally.

All projects wishing to submit can finally mark their calendars! Submissions for the 35th Annual GLAAD Media Awards will open on Wednesday, September 27, 2023 and close on Friday, December 1, 2023.

All materials must be submitted via GLAAD’s new official submissions portal by no later than 6pm P.T on Friday, December 1, 2023. All submitters will be required to create an account with the submissions portal in order to submit. Submissions for projects that appear, air or debut between December 1 and December 31, please contact GLAAD at [email protected] directly for special considerations and instructions for your submission(s).


To be eligible for the 35th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, projects must have been published, released, or broadcast in the United States between January 1, 2023 and December 31, 2023. Potential nominees may be submitted in both the English and Spanish-language media categories.

The full list of categories and eligibility parameters for the 35th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, can be found here. Please carefully review category eligibility before starting the submissions process.

Nominees for the 35th Annual GLAAD Media Awards will be announced in early 2024.