Be an inspirational leader as Vice President of Public Relations and win the Public Relations Achievement Award by completing all four qualifying criteria and as many optional activities as you can accomplish until the deadline. Copies of all materials must be submitted by March 1.
The VPPR with the most points wins a prize valued at more than $100.00, at the District Conference.
Download the Pulblic Relations Achievement Award contest guidelines (pdf)
Download the Public Relations Achievement Award Checklist (pdf)
Download the Pulblic Relations Achievement Award contest checklist (pdf)
- All entries that complete the qualifying criteria will receive a prize.
- All VPPRs in the Founder's District are eligible to participate.
- VPPR or club representative must be present at the Spring District Conference to win.
|Information||List your club’s current meeting time, location, web site, etc. on the Toastmasters International site.||10|
|Planning||Submit an action plan with target dates for your accomplishments.||10|
|Training||Attend Vice President of Public Relations Officer Training.||10|
|Visitors||Number of guests that visit your club – triple points if they join a club.||
|Calendar||Have your club’s activities and meetings listed on community calendars either online or in printed publications.||5 each|
|Magazines||Distribute Toastmaster magazine to doctor and dentist waiting rooms, repair shops, hair and nail salons, etc – include your club’s current contact information.||5 each|
|Meeting||Attend an Area or Division Council meeting.||10 each|
|Newsletter||Have an article printed in a company newsletter – double points if VP of PR produces a club newsletter.||5 each|
|Orientation||Create a “New Member Packet” for visitors to your club.||5 each|
|Orientation||Have your company’s Human Resources department include Toastmasters information in new employee hire paperwork.||5 each|
|Press||Submit a press release to local media (i.e. newspaper, e-zine, etc.)||5 each|
|PSA||Submit a Public Service Announcement (PSA) to TV or radio.||5|
|Publicity||Display Toastmasters bumper sticker or license plate frame.||5|
|Publicity||Create club/officer business cards.||5|
|Publicity||Place a Toastmasters sign in front of your meeting place.||5|
|Publicity||Speak about the benefits of Toastmasters to local colleges and businesses.||15 each|
|Publicity||Help coordinate a community event and publicize Toastmasters.||25 each|
|Publicity||Have a local, state, or federal politician honor a specific club event or anniversary with a proclamation – triple points if they attend or you have local media cover and report on the event.||25 each|
|Training||Conduct a Speech Craft – points per number of project weeks.||10 each|
|Web||Create or maintain a club web site.||15 each|
|Web||Enter your club web site into the Diamond Web Award.||25|
|Web||Enter the Founders Film Award.||50 each|
Send your achievements to:
Include the following:
Club Name and Number
VP of PR Name, Number, & Email