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RESONATE Podcast Festival: Pitch your idea!

Resonate Podcast Pitch Party Call for Submissions
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RESONATE Podcast Festival, in collaboration with VPM, invites established and aspiring podcasters to pitch their best new podcast idea for a chance to receive funding and production support to produce a pilot episode of their show.

RESONATE Podcast Festival is a celebration of the narrative and technical artistry of podcasting, happening Oct. 14-15, 2022, at the Institute for Contemporary Art at VCU in Richmond. More details to come about festival workshops, performances and registration.

Three finalists will be selected to present a live pitch at the RESONATE Podcast Festival Pitch Party on Oct. 15 in front of a panel of judges and a live audience. The winner will have the opportunity to produce a pilot episode with VPM’s podcast team.

Pitch Party submissions must not have been previously published and should feature content in one or more of VPM’s primary content genres:

  • Arts & Culture
  • Education
  • History
  • News
  • Science

Learn more about the Pitch Party and submit ideas online at RESONATE Pitch Party. Past and current VPM podcasts are available on VPM’s Podcast webpage and wherever you listen to podcasts.

Deadline for submissions is 11:59 p.m. EDT, Aug. 23, 2022.

For further details on Pitch Party eligibility, rules, restrictions and requirements, visit

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