Open only to Australian residents, the AIBA Media Award, proudly sponsored by The Crafty Pint, is aimed at raising the standard of and celebrating beer coverage in the Australian media.

Entrants are required to submit up to five (5) pieces of published or broadcast work related to the beer industry between January 1, 2018, and December 31, 2018 – pieces previously submitted are precluded from entry.

Submissions must focus on beer, brewing and/or the closely related industries or issues surrounding them.  A minimum of 50 per cent of submitted work must be related to Australian beer, brewing or aspects of the local beer industry and the issues surrounding it.