These awards are presented to the top three papers of practical significance submitted to the International Public Relations Research Conference (IPRRC). The papers should demonstrate immediate transference and real-world implications for public relations practitioners or the industry. Each winning paper will be awarded $1,000. This competition is open to all papers that submit to any of the IPRRC awards with no restrictions regarding authorship.

These awards and support for IPRRC contribute to IPR’s mission to promote research that matters to the profession.