(a) For the Rising Star Award with Apple Music, there will be one winner.
(b) For Best Album, Best Contemporary Song, Best Song Musically and Lyrically, Best Original Film Score, Best Original Video Game Score and Best Television Soundtrack, there will be one winning work in each category.
(c) In line with clause A above, one hand cast bronze statuette (Ivor Novello Award) will be presented to the winner of the Rising Star Award with Apple Music.
(d) In line with clause B, one hand cast bronze statuette (Ivor Novello Award) will be presented to each winning writer in line with the candidate for nomination clauses C, D and E. Only these writers will be invited on stage to collect their award at the ceremony.
(e) One hand cast bronze statuette (Ivor Novello Award) will be presented to the corresponding UK publisher. Additional statuettes may be awarded to bona fide co-publishers in the case of co-written and co-published works in line with the candidate for nomination clauses C and D. Only one representative from each publisher will be invited on stage to collect their award at the ceremony.
For the avoidance of doubt, the UK publisher shall include any person, firm or company owning or controlling the copyright in the nominated work in the UK during the qualifying period.
(f) An Ivor Novello Award remains the property of The Ivors Academy and it is to remain in the care of the recipient or their descendants.
The award must not be sold on to any third party.
Should the award leave the care of the recipient or their descendants, the Academy reserves the right to purchase the award back for a fee of £1.
(g) The winner’s press release and The Ivors Academy website is the definitive source of award winner’s information.
(h) Winners will be sent a Winner’s Toolkit which will contain social media assets, official photos from the ceremony (if applicable) and ‘The Ivors’ and ‘The Ivors Winners 2021’ logos once the winner has been made public. Winners are free to use to these online, in print and in broadcasts.
Please note that:
(i) cropping or altering logos in any way is prohibited.
(ii) each instance of logo use must be approved by The Ivors Academy, with proofs of the logo in situ provided by email.