Awards of Excellence Complete Category Information
Platinum categories require answers to a series of questions in text box format.
Awards of Excellence categories require an abstract of no longer than 2 pages that fully describes your entry including, goals, results, relation/conveyance of mission, understanding of audience, budget (personnel and expenses), creativity and effectiveness. In some cases, additional judging criteria is outlined for specific categories.
The Process of Submitting Work
All categories allow for multiple file uploads that can further demonstrate the quality of your work. Only categories that specifically instruct you to mail hard copy entries to a judging coordinator require tangible pieces. If you are not asked to send your entry via mail, please refrain from doing so. Anything mailed will not be returned.
Award submissions are closed.
For questions about a particular category, please contact the appropriate judging coordinator listed here:
Advancement Services: Wendy Johnson, email@example.com
Alumni Relations: Jesse Whitchurch, firstname.lastname@example.org
Design and Photography: Jeff McClellan, email@example.com
Digital Communications: Malinda Danziger, firstname.lastname@example.org
Diversity: Gloria Ko, email@example.com
Fundraising: Emily Rankin, firstname.lastname@example.org
Magazines: Sean Briner, email@example.com
Marketing: Jeff Noblitt, firstname.lastname@example.org
Publications: Steven Saum, email@example.com
Special Events: Kristin Palma, firstname.lastname@example.org
Strategic Communication: Jarrett Haley, email@example.com
Video: Christine Vaughan, firstname.lastname@example.org
Writing: Coleen Geraghty, email@example.com