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2021 Bell Ringer Awards


The PR Club's annual Bell Ringer Awards symbolize outstanding achievement for our region's PR and marketing industry. The Awards competition continuously evolves with the changing world of communications and PR to ensure it reflects the current state of our industry. Accordingly, for 2021, we have added and modified categories, and for the first time, we are incorporating a Winner's Showcase so you can view the winning entries.


Please read through the entry guidelines carefully and be sure to review the sample entry narrativeThe work for your entry must have been completed, in part, between Jan. 1, 2020, and March 19, 2021, to qualify for consideration. All submitted materials become the property of the PR Club and may be featured in the Winner's Showcase.


Corporate members may be eligible for a discount on Bell Ringer entry(ies), depending on your membership level (bronze, silver, or gold). If you have questions about your corporate membership, email admin@prclub.org


***Also new this year, applications for the 2021 professional awards - Striker Award (newcomer to the industry), Ringer Award (mid-level practitioner), and John J. Molloy Crystal Bell Award (for lifetime achievement) are now open for submission. Don't miss this chance to recognize your talented colleagues!


We look forward to honoring and showcasing the brilliant work for which New England communications professionals are known. 

Deadlines for entries are as follows (all deadlines are at 6 p.m. ET on their respective dates):

Deadline Date Details
Early Bird Friday,
February 19
Discount of $30 per entry,
member and non-member rates
Regular Friday,
March 19
Member and non-member rates
Late Friday,
March 26
Late fee of $125 per entry,
member and non-member rates
Professional Awards
(Striker, Ringer, Crystal)
April 16
Free for members,
non-member rates apply

Wishing you the best of luck!

Click here to enter!