Welcome to the Heartland Emmy® Chapter

Our Mission: The NATAS Heartland Chapter honors, recognizes, and promotes excellence and innovation in the creation of visual media through the presentation of the prestigious Emmy® Award.

We are a membership based organization dedicated to advancing and awarding excellence in all areas of media and television, through our Emmy Awards competition, student production competition, scholarships, and programs. We are one of 19 regional chapters across the US, covering Colorado, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska and Wyoming.

2023 Call for Entries

The Heartland Emmy® Awards Competition opens December 15, 2022 for work produced and intended for an audience in this region, and which had its first distribution during calendar year 2022.

Make sure your membership is up to date for 2023, to guarantee discounted entry fees. Take a look at the last year’s Emmy® recipient videos, and start compiling your best work.

We're looking for a new Executive Director

After more than 20 years, we’re sad to see Audrey leave, and we can’t ever replace her. But we are now looking for a successor! So we’ve put together a job description and list of requirements. If you or anyone you know fits the bill, have them apply by close of business on November 28th, 2022.