PRism Awards

PRSA Central Ohio - 2020 PRism Awards

  • PRism Awards Ceremony: Thursday, May 7, 2020
  • Early Entry Deadline: Monday, February 24, 2020
  • Final Entry Deadline: Monday, March 2, 2020

The Central Ohio Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America invites all area professionals to submit their work from 2019 for the prestigious annual PRism Awards, to be held on May 7, 2020.

Whether you represent a corporation, agency, non-profit association, college or university, or other firm or business, the PRism Awards are designed to honor exceptional public relations activities from a diverse mix of businesses, industries and backgrounds throughout central Ohio. With a winning entry, your company may enhance its professional reputation and create a competitive advantage by allowing you an opportunity to share your achievement with clients and customers.

Entry Guidelines & Categories

Please review this PDF document outlining the numerous categories you can enter, from campaigns (previously known as multifaceted campaigns) to tactics (previously known as single-item entries).

Entry deadlines

  • Monday, February 24, 2020, 11:59 p.m. (Eastern) - Early Bird Deadline
  • Monday, March 2, 2020, 11:59 p.m. (Eastern) - Final Deadline

Upload details

  • Entries will no longer be uploaded as single-page or multi-page files. A text area in the online entry system will allow you to share information about that particular area (ex. research or execution). Character limits may apply.
  • A maximum of 5 supporting files may be uploaded. The file upload size limit is 5 MB.
  • If a supporting file, such as a video, exceeds the 5 MB limit, a link can be provided (YouTube, Vimeo, Google Drive, Dropbox, etc.).

Individual Awards

Deadline to nominate a peer: March 27, 2020

The PRism Awards also honor five public relations practitioners from among nominations received for the following individual awards categories:

Deadlines – Campaigns and Tactics

Early Bird deadline: February 24, 2020

  • Student price: Free entry
  • Member price: $65
  • Non-member price: $90

Late/Final Deadline: March 2, 2020

  • Student price: Free entry
  • Member price: $75
  • Non-member: $100


Contact the PRism Awards Committee at [email protected].