The Excellence Awards 2024 will soon be open for entries! This page contains the category and criteria information, and all you'll need to prepare your entry.

The industry’s leading PR awards scheme are back for 2024 to recognise the phenomenal work of public relations practitioners around the globe.

The CIPR Excellence Awards has 30 categories to recognise and reward campaigns, projects, individuals, agencies, and in-house teams.

Why should you enter the CIPR Excellence Awards?

  • Gain global recognition from the world’s only chartered body.

  • Showcase the impact of your work on business and society.

  • Raise your business profile and attract new clients.

  • Give your team a well-deserved morale boost and attract the industry’s best talent.

Key dates

Early Bird Entry Deadline: 7 February 2024
Standard Entry Deadline: 21 February 2024
Final Entry Deadline: 29 February 2024
Entry Payment Deadline: 12 March 2024
Shortlist Announcement: 16 April 2024


Early Bird fee: £280
Early Bird Outstanding Young Communicator fee: £195
Early Bird Independent PR Practitioner fee: £140

Standard fee: £325
Standard Outstanding Young Communicator fee: £240
Standard Independent PR Practitioner fee: £185

Final fee: £380
Final Outstanding Young Communicator fee: £295
Final Independent PR Practitioner fee: £240

All prices exclude VAT.

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Results 2023

See who won which awards at our 2023 Excellence Awards.


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2023 Photo Gallery

See all the shots of the fantastic night.

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Who our judges are and how judging works. 

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Awards categories 2024

Campaign categories, Individual & Team Awards and what to include in your entry.

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The 2023 Shortlist

Did your entry make it to the shortlist? Find out here.


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Answers to the questions we’re most often asked.

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