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How to Craft an Award-Winning Submission
Tuesday, December 05, 2023, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM MDT
Category: Education

Have you or your firm thought about submitting for an SMPS Colorado Marketing Excellence Award (MEAs) or SMPS National Marketing Communication Award (MCAs)? Did the process seem too daunting? Were you unsure where to start? Have you submitted in the past, but want to learn more about how the judges review submissions? If so, then this program is for you!

With the submission process for SMPS Colorado MEAs opening on January 15, 2024, this 60-minute session will focus on understanding the submission process from how to determine which category to submit your deliverable to walking through the submission process to what the judges specifically look out for in grading submissions. Attendees will also have the opportunity for a Q&A with a past SMPS Colorado MEA and SMPS National MCA judge.

Key Takeaways:

  • Walk-through the submission process
  • How to consider your deliverable for an MEA and MCA
  • Understand what the MEA/MCA judges may specifically look for with grading submissions
  • Review past award-winning submissions
  • Q&A with a past MEA/MCA judge and SMPS National
Ticket Prices
FREE Members
$10 Non-members


YES! This event will be recorded.

CEUs Available: 1, 5 Promotional Activity

Note: Only SMPS Members may register at member pricing. All ticket prices increase $5 on December 1.
Finding it difficult to allocate funds for SMPS programming and/or membership? The Colorado Believes page program is rooted in our core values of learning, commitment, and community through charitable giving, membership sponsorships, scholarships, and industry engagement. This program is also part of our efforts to help diversify membership and help provide opportunities for BIPOC individuals and DBE, WBE, MBE, VBR, and LGBTBE firms to elevate their marketing efforts while helping your company save. Please email SMPS Colorado’s admin for reduced pricing and scholarship opportunities.

If you are a member of another SMPS Chapter and would like a member rate, please email the admin. Job seekers, students, and other new professionals, please visit our Colorado Believes page for details on our student membership programs and professional development scholarship opportunities. Refunds are available if submitted to the admin one week prior to the event.