2022 Awards For Excellence Open For Entries

The Awards for Excellence in PR 2022 are open for entries — including Young Communication Professional of the Year!

The categories remain the same this year and the Key Dates to make a note of are: —

  • Entry deadline: 8 March
  • Shortlist Announced: 18 May
  • Awards Ceremony: 24 June

Our 'How to Impress The Judges' briefing, held in December was recorded — you can see the videos here — where you will also be able view or download the Awards for Excellence in PR Brochure with everything you need to know about this year's Awards.

Top Tips:

  • Provide detailed information on target audiences, consider using personas.
  • Don’t leave out requested information eg sample media releases. Judges can’t give points for neglected sections.
  • Do not use AVEs as a form of Measurement.
  • Don’t assume any prior knowledge on the part of the Judges i.e. explain context of the work.
  • Be explicit about what is special, what is excellent, about your entry.

The broad categories are shown below — see the brochure for full details: —

  • Best Public Affairs Campaign
  • Best Consumer Public Relations Campaign
  • Best Use Of Media Relations
  • Best Use Of Digital PR Including Content Creation
  • Best Public Information Campaign
  • Best Public Sector Or Civil Service Campaign
  • Best Internal Communication
  • Best Communications Campaign By A Charity, Not-For-Profit Or Non-Governmental Organisation
  • Best Corporate Communication
  • Best Healthcare Campaign
  • Best Use Of Sponsorship
  • Best Public Relations Event
  • Best Public Relations For An Event
  • Best Issues-Led Campaign
  • Best Long-Term Campaign
  • Best Integrated Campaign
  • In-House PR Team Of The Year
  • PRCA Agency Of The Year
  • Young Communication Professional Of The Year

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