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 nomination announcements

The Heartland Chapter's Board of Governors is pleased to announce that the nominations for the 2023 Emmy® Competition as well as our new Silver Circle inductees will be presented virtually on Thursday, May 25 beginning at noon MT/ 1:00 CT right here! The full list of nominees will be posted here shortly after the announcements are over.

Also, once the announcements are over, tickets may be purchased for our Emmy® Awards Galas which will be held concurrently in both Denver and Oklahoma City on Saturday, July 15th. To purchase, click on the event below.

***IMPORTANT*** If you would like to receive your statue at the gala you MUST purchase your tickets before JUNE 9!


from May 25 — May 30


From May 25 — June 30:

$155 for Members

$175 for Non-Members

from May 25 — May 30

Oklahoma City

From May 25 — June 30:

$135 for Members

$155 for Non-Members



Deadline for all ticket sales is June 30.

Sponsorship Opportunities

This is a great way to get your business's name out there and associated with an organization that promotes excellence! Please contact the office if you are interested in one of our many sponsorship opportunities.