FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 11, 2023) – The Southwest Florida chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is accepting submissions for its 2023 Local Image Awards competition. Local Image Awards are held annually and recognize the best public relations, communications and marketing efforts in Southwest Florida during the past year. The contest is open to FPRA members and non-members as well as students. Winners will be announced at the Local Image Awards event on April 27. Entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. on Monday, February 27, on the FPRA Image Awards website at FPRAImage.org.
The competition includes four divisions: Public Relations Programs, Printed Tools of Public Relations, Digital Tools of Public Relations and Student Projects in Public Relations. Within these divisions are multiple categories. Submissions for awards must be presented in a detailed and specific format, as directed by the Call for Entries. The 2023 Call for Entries can be viewed in full from the Image Awards page at https://www.fpraswfl.org/professional-development/image-awards/.
The local FPRA chapter Image Awards competition is the precursor to FPRA’s Golden Image Awards where the winners participate in a statewide competition. Entries can vary from a print brochure, commercial, website and viral video to a full public relations campaign. Winners will be evaluated based on evidence of sound research and planning as well as having met the highest standard of production, execution and evaluation of results and budget.
DIGITAL MEDIA ASSETS
Seven Secrets to a Winning Image Award Entry: https://youtu.be/kDHqE_M8wXE
2023 FPRA Image Awards Call for Entries: https://www.fpraswfl.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/12/2023-Local-Image-Call-for-Entries-FINAL.pdf
FPRA Southwest Florida Chapter logo: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ntc8iEQPeRDORU6HR0BjBw9UAoxlV_zg/view?usp=sharing
About Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association
Established in 1938, the Florida Public Relations Association is the oldest public relations organization in the United States. FPRA is dedicated to developing public relations practitioners who, through ethical and standardized practices, enhance the public relations profession in Florida. The Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association is dedicated to programs and activities that enhance the success of public relations professionals in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties. For information about upcoming events or to become an FPRA member, please visit www.fpraswfl.org or www.facebook.com/FPRASWFL.