The Awards for Excellence in Public Relations is the beacon for best practice in Irish public relations and communications. Award winners set the benchmark for work within our sector, and showcase the best our profession has to offer. Irish public relations is going from strength to strength, and if you believe your work is setting the standard for our sector, make sure to enter #PRAwards17.

Reflecting the diversity of life in the public relations and communications arena there are 21 awards in total. Whether you are working for or on behalf of a multinational, SME, charity, public body, or anything in between, there is a category suited to you.

Full details of this year’s categories are available here. To look back at previous winners please go here. The closing date for entries is noon on Tuesday, March 7 and entries must be made online here.

Best Practice Guidelines for Entrants are available here. These guidelines are based on feedback from the 2016 and 2015 judging panels.