Awards Categories

The Virginia Public Relations Awards recognizes creative and effective communications strategies and tactics in the following categories.

Commonwealth Awards

Recognizing exceptional public relations programs and campaigns

Capital Awards

Recognizing tactics that may or may not be part of a larger public relations campaign

Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence

Recognizing the achievement of a seasoned public relations practitioner who has made an ongoing commitment to the advancement of the profession

Rising Star Award

Recognizing the potential of a public relations practitioner with five of fewer years in the field