Final Deadline for PR News' Nonprofit PR Awards is this Friday, November 6

WASHINGTON--()--PR News’ Nonprofit PR Awards Program is solely dedicated to honoring the most innovative campaigns, communicators and teams in the nonprofit sector. The finalists in this awards program set new standards of excellence and lead the way for other organizations to follow. The final deadline is this Friday, November 6, 2015 and winners along with honorable mentions will be honored in spring 2016 in Washington, D.C.

For more information on the Nonprofit PR Awards, visit

Juggling the needs of various constituents, managing critical public issues, projecting a positive image of an industry and its members—these are the many challenges facing communications professionals at nonprofits and associations worldwide. The Nonprofit PR Awards aims to recognize these organizations that exceed expectations in the nonprofit communications arena.

Winners and honorable mentions will be awarded in the following categories:

  • Advocacy Campaign and Lobbying Efforts
  • Annual Publication or Brochure
  • Blog/s
  • Branding/Re-Branding
  • Corporate/Nonprofit Partnership/s
  • Crisis Management
  • Digital PR and Marketing
  • Email Newsletter/s
  • Employee / Internal Communications
  • Event PR
  • External Publication or Report (online or print)
  • Facebook Communications Campaign
  • Fundraising
  • Green PR/Marketing
  • Internal Publication (online or print)
  • Marketing
  • Media Relations
  • Member Communications
  • New Member
  • Member Retention
  • Natural Disaster Communications
  • Nonprofit Partner of the Year
  • PR on a Shoestring Budget
  • Press Release
  • Promotional Items/Merchandise
  • Public Affairs/Issues Management
  • Public Service
  • Social Media
  • Social Responsibility Campaign/Initiatives
  • Twitter Communications Campaign
  • Video and/or Podcast Program
  • Web Site

People Categories

  • Nonprofit Communicator of the Year
  • Association/Nonprofit Team of the Year

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The Nonprofit PR Awards are presented by the leading industry publication PR News and are judged by a blue-chip panel of communications experts. Winners will be recognized at an awards event in spring 2016.

For questions regarding the Nonprofit PR Awards, contact PR News’ Rachel Scharmann at For sponsorship and exhibit information, contact Lindsay Silverberg at

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Rachel Scharmann, 301-354-1713