Mark of Distinction Chapter Recognition Program

NSPRA Mark of Distinction Exemplary Chapter 2022 logo with starThe Mark of Distinction chapter recognition program offers multiple recognition opportunities for NSPRA chapters of all sizes. There are two entry sections: membership building and special focus areas. Each eligible chapter can enter for one or all of the special focus areas as well as for membership building.

Through the program, recognized "exemplary chapters" have an opportunity to receive incentives such as free professional-level NSPRA memberships, discounts on Seminar and pre-Seminar workshop registrations, and more. (Prize packages are valued at $89 to nearly $700!) Recognized chapters also can use the Mark of Distinction logo, naming them as an exemplary chapter, on their chapters' print publications and digital platforms. 

Learn more about the criteria, requirements and incentives for Mark of Distinction chapters.

Submit an entry for 2022 using the new online application form. Entries are due by Friday, May 27.

2021 Mark of Distinction Chapter Recognition Awards for Exemplary Chapters

Membership Building

  • Kansas School Public Relations Association (KanSPRA)

Special Focus Area: Coalition Building/Collaborative Communication Efforts

Special Focus Area: Professional Development/PR Skill Building

Special Focus Area: Special PR/Communication Program, Project or Campaign


View past Mark of Distinction award winners.