- Although only sound editors, music editors and sound designers are given Golden Reel Awards statues, the foley artists, sound mixers, recordists and assistants on winning shows will receive a certificate to acknowledge their work as part of the team. Beginning in 2006, foley artists will receive statues too.
Time Specification: regular
Geographic Specification: national
AwardsGolden Reel Award
2010: There is no Special Venue category this year.
The awards are voted for by M.P.S.E. members.
Verna Fields Award
The award is given for achievement in student sound editing.
Career Achievement Award
Lifetime Achievement Award
The Board of Directors may, but shall not be required to, award the Lifetime Achievement to qualified members of the sound community.