Gold Medallion Award

The Gold Medallion is NSPRA's top program award, recognizing superior educational public relations programs. Entries may come from public and private schools; vocational-technical schools or community colleges beyond 12th grade; state/national education groups; and public relations agencies, consultants or private businesses serving such schools and colleges. Judging is against criteria as well as other entries - highly competitive. Winners receive medallions at the NSPRA National Seminar.

Download the 2014 NSPRA National School Communication Awards program official entry form and information brochure for more information. 

2013 Gold Medallion Winners

  • Bentonville (Ark.) Public Schools
    Entry Type: Special Communication Projects/Campaigns — “Trail Time”
    Submitted by: Mary Ley, executive director of communications

  • Capital Region BOCES/Questar III BOCES, Albany N.Y. and Castleton, N.Y.
    Entry Type: Special Communication Projects/Campaigns — “Your Schools in Fiscal Peril: Running Out of Time and Options”
    Submitted by: Deborah Bush-Suflita, senior communications program manager, Capital Region BOCES

  • Queensbury (N.Y.) Union Free School District
    Entry Type: Special Communication Projects/Campaigns — “Many Voices, One Purpose: Advocacy Campaign”
    Submitted by: Mellissa J. Braham, public information specialist, Capital Region BOCES Communications Service


View Past Winners of the Gold Medallion Award