49th International Emmy® Awards Gala - IN-PERSON EVENT IN NEW YORK CITY
Join us in-person to celebrate the best in international television at the 49th International Emmy® Awards Gala! Monday, November 22, 2021 in New York City (venue to be announced). Click to view the 2021 Nominees
Awards News
49th International Emmy® Awards Gala Tables/Tickets
Tables/Tickets are now available for the 49th International Emmy® Awards, Monday, November 22, 2021 in New York City. Click here to purchase. All attendees must be fully vaccinated. Please read the complete Ticket Policy for attendance requirements relating to COVID-19 testing and vaccinations.
International Emmy® World Television Festival
The 2021 International Emmy® World Television Festival will feature special nominee interviews & previews and will be open to everyone. Special Members-only content available, including contact details for Emmy® Nominees. The Festival will take place online, November 12-22, 2021, in the lead up to the 49th International Emmy® Awards. Click here for more information
International Emmy® News Awards
International Emmy® News & Current Affairs Winners to be announced Tuesday, September 28 at the 42nd Annual News & Documentary Emmy® Awards (online). Click for Nominees and more information
International Emmy® Kids Awards
The 10th International Emmy® Kids Awards Presentation will take place online Tuesday, October 12 at 9am (ET). Click for Nominees and more information.
Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Competition
The 2021 Sir Peter Ustinov Scriptwriting Award Competition winner will be announced October 18. The competition is designed to recognize non-American novice writers under the age of 30. It opened April 21 and closed June 30Click for more information
JCSI Young Creatives Award Competition
The three 2021 JCSI Young Creatives Award Competition winners will be announced September 30. The theme of this year's 1-minute video competition was "Stand Up for Peace - Women & Men United for Change". JCS International is a Ronald S. Lauder company.
Members News & Events
Fall Board & Members Meeting Panel
Watch "Covering Covid: In Conversation with 2021 International Emmy® News Nominees", moderated by WNET's Neal Shapiro and featuring Sky News's Dominique van Heerden and Jornal Nacional's Cristiana Sousa Cruz. Click to watch
New Members - September 2021 Elections 
In September the Academy elected: 1 Alternate and 50 Members from 22 different countries. Click for full list with links to bios
Sofitel New York 15% Members Discount
Sofitel New York has extended a 15% discount* off the best available hotel room rate. The special client code can be accessed in our Members-Only section. Click to access code in Members-Only section
November Virtual Board & Members Meeting
Save the date - the November Board & Members meeting will take place Thursday, November 4, 2021 online. Click to RSVP
International Academy Partners

September 28, 2021
42nd News & Documentary Awards (Online)
The International Emmy® News & Current Affairs categories are presented alongside their American News and Documentary counterparts as part of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' News & Documentary Emmy® Awards

October 12, 2021
10th International Emmy® Kids Awards @MipJunior

November 4, 2021
November Board & Members Meeting (Online)
Members-Only Event

November 12-22, 2021
International Emmy® World Television Festival (Online)

November 22, 2021
49th International Emmy® Awards - In-Person Event in New York City

December 8, 2021 - February 17, 2022
50th International Emmy® Awards Competition
About the International Academy
The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is a membership based organization comprised of leading media and entertainment figures from all sectors of television including internet, mobile and technology. The Academy was chartered with a mission to recognize excellence in television programming produced outside of the United States, and it presents the International Emmy® Award to programs in sixteen categories (including Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Program)

Become a Member

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' membership is comprised of over 600 members from more than 50 countries, representing the world's leading television and media companies. Through online and in-person* events, Academy Members come together to exchange ideas, discuss common issues and promote new strategies for the future development of quality global television programming.
*The Academy is monitoring the current global pandemic, all in-person events such as Board Meetings and M+ Lounges are currently taking place online.

Deadline to apply for November election slate is October 22, 2021
International Emmy® Magazine

Each year, the Academy publishes International Emmy® Magazine which reaches the full International Academy membership and has expanded digital global circulation and online visibility year round.

Watch all the highlights from our 2020 activities, including the full 48th International Emmy® Awards Ceremony, Winners acceptance speeches across all categories, Board & Members Meeting panels, M+ conversations, and more - now enhanced with new, interactive editorial sections and video throughout the pages.