Call for Entries 2018 PRISM Awards

Deadline 2 February 2018

The PRISM Awards, celebrating its 21st year of excellence, is known to be the Oscars of the public relations and communication industry. Call for entries for the most sought-after awards has opened on 13 November 2017.

For the past decade these awards have been presented to public relations and communication professionals who have successfully incorporated strategy, creativity and professionalism in their campaigns over the 2017 period.

Entries received for PRISMS 2017 broke previous records and exceeded the 220 mark. For the first time ever, the “Overall African Campaign of the Year” was shared by two consultancies. Tribeca Public Relations and Retroviral walked away with the Award for their RocoMamas #ElectionBurger campaign.

The PRISM Award Landscape is reflective of an ever evolving industry filled with very talented, passionate and dynamic people. Entering the PRISMs offers a platform to showcase and celebrate the hard work, dedication and strategic input from consultancies and professionals that continue to elevate the profession.

Over 60 judges will be onboard to judge the 36 different categories, not forgetting the Campaign of the Year, the African Network of the Year, the Best small, medium, and large consultancy awards, and the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Who should enter?

Public relations consultancies, corporate practitioners,  NGOs, government bodies and students are eligible to submit entries to the PRISM Awards. Public relations consultancies may enter on behalf of clients and share the honours with them.

Entrants do not have to be a member of The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) to participate.

Call for entries can be downloaded from the PRISA Website on or call the office on 011-3261262