PRSA ECD Diamond Awards

The 2022 Call for Entries is NOW OPEN.

The East Central District of the Public Relations Society of America recognizes public relations brilliance in campaigns and tactics for its 44th annual Diamond Awards competition. Within the East Central District, there are national-caliber campaigns and tactics that deserve recognition. The Diamond Awards are presented to public relations practitioners who have successfully addressed a communication challenge with exemplary skill, creativity and resourcefulness.

Each year, the Diamond Awards are open to district members and public relations professionals whose place of business is within the district’s boundaries. The East Central District covers the states of Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, western Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Submit your entries HERE.


  • July 6: Annual Program Launches/Call for Entries
  • Aug. 15: Early Bird Deadline
  • Sept. 15: Regular Deadline
  • Sept. 30: Final Deadline
  • October: Judging
  • November: Honorees announced

Access the 2022 Call for Entries.

Review the campaign judging score sheet and the tactics judging score sheet.


2021 Resources

View the 2021 Diamond Award Winners.

Winners of the 2021 Diamond Awards can download
the PRSA Diamond Awards Toolkit here.