WSPRA Communications Awards Overview

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    The WSPRA Communication Awards program recognizes creative and effective work in communications. The awards program also provides valuable feedback from other communications professionals. 

    We are now accepting submissions for the 2020 WSPRA Awards. Award submissions are due February 28, 2020 at 8 p.m. (New Deadline!) Winners will be announced at the Annual Spring Conference. Submit your entry form and payment online.

    Entries must be prepared/published between February 2019 and February 2020.

    Entries are encouraged from all public or private schools or districts, including special schools such as vocational-technical institutes, regional or county education service districts, education agencies and private enterprises serving as partners with those organizations. WSPRA membership is not required but is always encouraged. 

    In addition to the Communication Awards, WSPRA also accepts nominations for three special awards reserved for individuals who have contributed greatly to school public relations. Learn more about the Learning Liberty Award, Crystal Apple Award and the Tanya Rowe Scholarship. Nominations are due Friday, February 28, 8:00 pm. 

    NSPRA Scholarship Applications from WSPRA members are also due February 28, 2020. 


    The awards program is broken into two divisions: 

    • School districts with more than 10,000 students
    • School districts with fewer than 10,000 students

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