Polaris Awards- Call for Entries

Congrats on another successful year for your organization. We are thrilled to provide you with an opportunity to showcase your excellent efforts in PR. Join us for the 2016 Polaris Awards and submit your entries by the deadline. If you plan on submitting entries, please contact me. I'm happy to be a resource to you. 

Your Polaris Awards Chair,

Jessica Tonkovich

Direct: 951-826-5682

Calling all outstanding public relations professionals in the Inland Empire! The PRSA Inland Empire Chapter is calling for entries for its 2016 Polaris Awards. 

The annual awards recognize public relations tactics and programs that successfully incorporate sound research, planning, execution, and evaluation. These awards represent the highest standards of performance in the public relations profession in the Inland Empire.  

 Polaris Awards Submission & Dates

  • Final Deadline: Friday, September 9
  • Awards Ceremony: Thursday, November 10 at 6pm
    Center Stage Fontana, 8463 Sierra Avenue, Fontana, CA 92335



All submissions, or a portion of the entry, must have been executed between June 1, 2015 and June 1, 2016. In addition, all submissions must meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Company/client resides in the Inland Empire, except for student category.
  • Project was executed in the Inland Empire, except in the case of a student project, which may be a proposal rather than an executed project.
  • Open to members of PRSA Inland Empire and non-members.


For complete program information and guidelines, download the 2016 Polaris Guidelines sheet.   

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