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11Alive PSA Guidelines

Please note that we periodically revise our protocol for receiving and reviewing PSAs. The information below may change.
Credit: 11Alive

To submit your PSA for consideration, visit 11Alive.com/Contact-Us, click on the Email Us! button and follow the prompts for PSA Inquiries. 

  • PSAs must be from a legitimate non-profit organization (501C3) or governmental organization
  • PSAs must be appropriate for all age audiences
  • PSAs must be HD quality 1920x1080i aspect ratio
  • 11Alive accepts PSAs in the following lengths :10 seconds, :15 seconds, :30 seconds and :60 seconds
  • PSAs must be HD and in English.
  • PSAs preferred formats: 1920 x 1080i, 29.97 fps, .mp4 H264, 1920 x 1080, .movProRes422
  • Audio must be mixed, 2 channel (ch1 & ch 2) stereo, sample rate 48kHz is preferred
  • Closed Caption ancillary data should be on Line 9 (not required)
  • Slates are not necessary
  • Please send HD links only
  • We no longer accept tapes or DVDs
  • 11Alive gives priority to PSAs that promote local issues of concern to viewers in our DMA
  • 11Alive does not accept PSAs with commercial/for profit messages
  • 11Alive does not accept PSAs with political or religious messages
  • Because of volume of PSAs we receive, it is unlikely that you will hear back about the placement of your spot

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