October 17, 2021
The Silver Circle® is one of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) Michigan Chapter’s most prestigious awards, honoring a 25 years of dedication to the television industry. Established in 1987, the induction ceremony will take place on October 17, 2021.
Nominees for this honor must have at least 25 years experience in performing, creative, technical or an administrative role within the industry or in an area directly related to television, such as television commercial production, television journalism, and educational television.
Candidates will have made significant contributions not only to the industry, but to their communities. Candidates and/or their sponsors are to submit the following information for evaluation and selection by the Silver Circle® Committee. When candidates are selected, their sponsors are expected to gather and submit biographical data, archival photos, film or video footage, and anecdotal stories. Sponsors are also expected to participate directly in the writing and production of a biographical video to be shown at the awards presentation.
The Silver Circle® committee will evaluate applications for eligibility and select slate of candidates for ballot. The committee votes for inductees by secret ballot and tabulates the vote. No more than six individuals are inducted into Silver Circle® in any given year. The selection process is kept confidential.