Public Affairs Awards Europe

Categories

Lobbying Member States

This category celebrates the best campaign specifically geared towards influencing Member States in the European Union.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Lobbying the European Parliament

This category celebrates the best campaign specifically geared towards influencing the European Parliament in the European Union.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Lobbying the European Commission

This category celebrates the best campaign specifically geared towards influencing the European Commission in the European Union.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Collaboration with the Brussels Press Corps

This category is aimed at establishing the best campaign in collaboration with Brussels Press Corps.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Brexit-Related Campaign of the Year

This category is aimed at establishing the best Brexit campaign or programme.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Ethical Campaign

This category is aimed at establishing the best ethical campaign or programme.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

NGO Campaign of the Year

This category is aimed at establishing the best campaign or programme run by an NGO.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Public Sector Campaign of the Year

This category is aimed at establishing the best campaign or programme run by a public sector organisation.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Trade Body Campaign of the Year

This category is aimed at establishing the best campaign or programme run by trade body or association.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Corporate Campaign of the Year

This category is aimed at establishing the best campaign or programme run by a commercial enterprise.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Use of Social Media (In-house)

This category is aimed at identifying and celebrating the best use of social media in support of a public affairs campaign by an in-house organisation.

Links to relevant websites may be included.

Use of Social Media (Consultancy)

This category is aimed at identifying and celebrating the best use of social media in support of a public affairs campaign by a consultancy.

Links to relevant websites may be included.

Think Tank of the Year

This category is aimed at establishing which EU think tank has had the most success in influencing the public policy agenda.

Links to published reports may be included.

Professional Body of the Year

This category is aimed at establishing which EU Professional Body has had the most success in influencing the public policy agenda.

Best In-house Agency Collaboration

Some campaigns succeed because of the high level of collaboration between client and consultancy.

This is a joint award to recognise the best campaign implemented by an in-house individual or team in conjunction with an external agency.

Entries must be jointly submitted in the name of the consultancy and the client.

Consultancy Campaign of the Year

This prestigious category is aimed at identifying and celebrating the most successful consultancy campaign of the year.

A supportive statement from the client will carry a considerable weight in this category.

Details of the campaign, including outcomes achieved and approximate budget, should be included in the submission.

Mention should be made of any other consultancy or third party who played an active role and contributed to the success of a campaign.

In-house Professional of the Year

For the in-house public affairs professional who has made an outstanding contribution towards achieving the objectives of their employer.

Entries should be sanctioned by the nominee’s director or immediate line manager, and a supporting statement from that individual will carry considerable weight.

As part of the entry the nominee’s CV should be included.

Consultant of the Year

This prestigious category is aimed at identifying and celebrating the overall best consultant of the year.

Entries should be sanctioned by the nominee’s director or immediate line manager, and a supporting statement from that individual will carry considerable weight.

As part of the entry the nominee’s CV should be included.

In-house Team of the Year

For the in-house public affairs team which has made an outstanding contribution towards achieving the objectives of their employer.

Details of projects and campaigns undertaken – and outcomes achieved – should be included in the submission.

Consultancy of the Year

This prestigious category is aimed at identifying and celebrating the overall top consultancy of the year.

Factors which will be taken in to account in judging this award will include growth in fee income and improvement to bottom line, and client and staff satisfaction and retention.

Endorsements from clients and details of other awards won will be taken in to account.

Promising Newcomer

This award will recognise the outstanding performance of a young professional in the public affairs industry. Entries are welcome from both Consultancies and In-house teams.

Entries should be sanctioned by the nominee’s director or immediate line manager, and a supporting statement from that individual will carry considerable weight.

This category is open to anyone under the age of 30 years old, the applicant should be under 30 years old at the time of the final entry deadline on 24th September, 2018.

As part of the entry the nominee’s CV should be included.

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