ACB’s Audio Description Project Seeks Nominations for the 10th Annual ADP Awards 2018
The deadline for the American Council for the Blind’s Audio Description Project is June 8, 2018.
The ADP is a wide-ranging audio description and promotion initiative with these goals:
Building advocacy on behalf of audio description
Offering a range of educational resources and establishing nationally acknowledges user-focused guidelines for quality description in its various genres, as well as professionally recognized certification program for audio describers.
Encouraging the growth of audio description with emphasis on the involvement of AD users/consumers, especially youth.
Disseminating information on audio description and providing general support for regional, state and local forums.
Encouraging studies on audio description with respect with its efficacy as a technique for conveying visual images and its impact on literacy for children and others.
Winners with be announced at ACB’s convention in St. Louis, MO in July.