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5th Annual Canadian Podcast Awards Open for Nominations

Press Release · Toronto, ON, Canada ·

Nominations are now open for the fifth annual CANADIAN PODCAST AWARDS; the only award show for outstanding podcasts produced by Canadian podcasters, editors, and producers.

31 categories are open to nominations including Outstanding Francophone series, Outstanding Indigenous series, Outstanding True Crime series and People’s Choice. Entries are free and open to podcasters from across the country who meet the eligibility criteria. Nominations close July 13, 2022.

Awards will be adjudicated by Canadian podcasters registered with the awards website between July 20 and August 10, 2022. Winners will be announced online in September, 2022.

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Over 500 podcasts were submitted for consideration in 2021. Winners included Dwarven Moss (Sonar), Disability After Dark (Ind), Someone Knows Something (CBC), and Parkdale Haunt (Frequency).

“Winning this award last year provided me with such a sense of community, support and pride in the craft of audio and all of us who are passionate about storytelling.” said Josiah Sinanan of anticulture, winner of Best Society & Culture Series, 2021. “It’s an amazing accomplishment and it makes you feel like you are a part of the history of Canada’s podcasts.”

For Canadian Podcast Awards nomination submission guidelines, visit

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