Rising Star Nomination

The IABC Southern Region Rising Star Award annually recognizes the efforts of professionals new to the communications profession within the IABC Southern Region. Join us in saluting the young, dynamic leaders who are shaping the future of IABC! The nomination deadline is September 13, 2018 at 5:00pm ET.

Details and full criteria are available here.


There must be two nominators/references for a Rising Star submission. It is recommended that one nominator collect the information from the other and make a single online submission on behalf of both nominators.

Your nomination should include the following items as outlined on this submission form:

  1. Information about the nominee, including a list of IABC involvement.
  2. A list of two (2) references – both professional and within IABC.
  3. Each nomination must include a nomination letter (no more than 2 pages) describing why the nominee should be considered for this award, taking into special consideration the selection criteria.

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