Educator of the Year Nomination Form

This award recognizes one exceptional educator in the Chicagoland area who has taught public relations or a closely-related discipline, and who has demonstrated a commitment to advance the profession of public relations through college or university teaching.

Please upload all responses in a single PDF file.

  1. What is the nominee’s job history? [300 words max] 
  2. What are the nominee’s most impactful career accomplishments (e.g. research, published writing, awards, supporting student activities, advising student groups such as PRSSA)? [300 words max] 
  3. Describe the nominee’s excellence in teaching based on contemporary, research-based knowledge of public relations, outstanding lectures and casework, and the development of teaching aids and methods. [300 words max]
  4. What are some of the nominee’s outside activities and accomplishments unrelated to the PR industry (i.e. charitable groups, personal interests, academic accomplishments, family life, etc.)? [300 words max] 
  5. Why should PRSA Chicago consider this nominee? [300 words max] 
  6. Provide link to nominee’s LinkedIn bio.
  7. Upload nominee headshot.