How to Enter:

We have tried to keep the entering – and the judging – as simple as possible.

Each nomination costs £150 excluding VAT.

One you have paid, please fill out the entry form and send the form along with all the entry documents to


Please make sure that your submission complies with the following conditions:

  • Maximum 1,000 words – minimum font size 10.
  • Maximum size of entry, two sides of A4.
  • Optional supporting pictures, graphs, clippings or screen grabs – maximum two sides of A4
  • All entries must relate to the time frame 1st September 2017 – 30th October 2018.
  • The same campaign can be submitted for as many categories as you wish, but should be adjusted to suit the entry criteria.
  • If AVEs are used as a form of measurement without a secondary means of evaluation, your entry will be void. For reference, please see The PR Professional’s Definitive Guide to Measurement.
  • Entries must be submitted in PDF format.
  • Where the campaign was undertaken in conjunction with a third party please provide details.
  • It is the entrants’ responsibility to seek and ensure permission has been granted for the right to use the intellectual property of the brand or client entered.
  • The entry fee of £150 (excluding VAT) must be paid at the time of submission. Once you have paid for your entry, please send your entry and entry form to
  • The Judges’ decision is final.


Entries will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Entries in the Campaign Categories should demonstrate; strategy and research; execution; creativity; originality; and evaluation.
  • Entries in the Team/Consultancy Categories, judges will mark your entry on the following criteria; clients; staff; financial; and innovation:
  • Clients: retention, growth and performance
  • Staff: retention, approach and diversity
  • Financial: performance, growth, acquisitions must be disclosed
  • Innovation: for example, investment in infrastructure, new client products, new approach to staffing
  • In the Individual Categories, judges will mark your entry on the following criteria; leadership; initiative; performance and contribution; colleague/client references.

Final Entry Deadline – Monday, 24th September, 2018

Shortlist Announcement – Monday, 15th October, 2018

Award Ceremony – Wednesday, 21st November, 2018.

We believe that one of the required skills of public affairs is the ability to present a case simply and succinctly. Show us we are correct in that assumption.

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