Submit PSA/Events

Interested in promoting an event? WTJU offers two free options:

Public Service AnnouncementsPromotion of your event both online and over our airwaves; these have stricter guidelines than calendar events.

Events: Events that go on our calendar, usually relating to one of our music departments or our public affairs department.

For promotion of an organization or a long-term event, consider underwriting. To learn more contact Rob Nowicki: nowicki@virginia.edu 434-243-8831

Questions or concerns? Email wtju@virginia.edu or call (434) 924-0885


Public Service Announcements

WTJU airs public service announcements (PSAs) for:

501(c)(3) Non-profit organizations;
Those sponsoring an event for a nonprofit group;
Local schools, colleges and Universities; and
Student organizations.
There is no charge for this service but if you would like to have your announcement regularly scheduled for a block of time consider underwriting.

PSAs should be emailed to WTJU at wtju@virginia.edu. The subject line should be PSA with two or three words associated with the event. We no longer accept PSAs by phone, fax or mail. PSA should be sent to our office a minimum of one week before you want it to BEGIN airing.

Required Information:

Basic Event information (who/what/where/when)
Phone number (including area code), email, and/or website for the event or event contact person
Pronunciation guidelines to difficult words or names
Begin/End date for airing
Note: Organizations add: “________ is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization”

Policies:
WTJU reserves the right to edit all announcements for content, length, and format.
Calls to action and endorsements are not allowed.
Specific price Information should also be excluded.
When correcting PSA information, please resend the entire announcement.
“Till Further Notice” (TFN) Policy is: please renew every three months.
Events must be open to all; restricted events will not be read.


Events

Event information for concerts/festivals/talks/performances should be sent to the relevant department who will add them to our calendar (at their discretion)

Classical Department: Deborah Murray  wtju@virginia.edu

Folk Department: Peter Jones folkdirector@gmail.com

Jazz Department: Gary Funston wtju@virginia.edu

Rock Department: Liz Loewenstein wtjurockdepartment@gmail.com

Required Information:
Basic Event information (who/what/where/when)
Phone number with area code of the event Contact Person (# will be included in the PSA but a name is not required)
Pronunciation guidelines to difficult words or names
Begin/End date for airing
WTJU reserves the right to edit all announcements for content, length, and format.