The ABC Prize

The Ace Business Communicator Prize

Are you in the first ten years of your career? Are you an entry to mid-level professional who has either just joined a PR firm or corporate communications department in the last two years or has been there for a while? Are you under 35? Have you felt that you are exceptionally talented for the chosen profession and have what it takes to make it big? Are you consistent when it comes to commitment to your organisation and have been in your current job for at least a year or your immediate previous job for at least two years? Or are you one of those prodigies who runs your own PR firm?

If your answer to more than one of the above questions is Yes, then you stand a chance to win the ABC Prize this year!

There are two categories under the ABC Prize:

  1. The Ace Business Communicator, Young In-house Professional (corporate communication team) and
  2. The Ace Business Communicator, Young Consultancy Professional (public relations firm)

How to Apply:

You can apply by submitting a one-page application on a Word Document. The application must contain a statement of purpose in less than 300 words that mentions professional achievements and aspirations for the future. The page should also include the link to the applicant’s Linked In and Twitter accounts besides names and email addresses of two individuals who are not part of the applicant’s current organisation (the award promoters may contact one or both of these persons for a reference check) and a recommendation in less than 50 words endorsed by the branch head of the office the applicant is currently part of or the immediate supervisor if the applicant works in-house.

Entries maybe emailed to team at reputationtoday dot in with the word document attached to the mail and a second attachment containing a scanned image of an age proof as a pdf (Passport/PAN Card/Driving License) latest by August 11th with the full name underscore ABC 2017 (Full Name_ABC2017) as file name and as the subject line for consultancy based applicants and full name underscore ICGABC 2017 (Full Name_ICGABC 2017) as file name and as subject line for in-house based applicants. During the fourth week of August, a three-member jury, names of which we will announce on August 21st will evaluate the applications and the winner will be declared in the first week of September. There is no entry fee to apply.

Awards:

  • The Ace Business Communicator, Young In-house Professional (corporate communication team) receives a cash prize of Rs 20,000, registration and accommodation to PRAXIS and an option to be mentored by senior members of the Indian Communicators Group.
  • The Ace Business Communicator, Young Consultancy Professional (public relations firm) receives a cash prize of Rs 20,000, registration and accommodation to PRAXIS and an option to be mentored by senior members of the Indian Communicators Group.