The Online Radio Awards is back for 2017. This year is set to be the biggest awards yet, with a total of 31 categories, including three new awards for the "Rising Stars" of online radio.

The deadline to enter this year's awards has passed. The shortlists will be announced in the next few days, before the winners are chosen by a panel of judges.

Run by Mixcloud, the Online Radio Awards is the biggest celebration of online radio in the world. And here at Mixcloud, we're proud to champion the next generation of radio stars, which is why these awards focus on independent shows and stations - the true pioneers of online radio.

Thank you to everyone who entered this year. Stay tuned!


The categories for this year's Online Radio Awards are split into four groups: