MCA Program Call for Entries

It's time for the 41st annual Marketing Communications Awards Program. The Call for Entries is open and the deadline to submit is March 2, 2018.

This year, the submission process is completely online.

NEW for 2018! MCA Outstanding Chapter Awards:

  • For the first time, SMPS will recognize the chapter with the most winning entries from the 2018 MCA competition. An award will be presented chapters based on their membership size, (small, medium, large and extra-large). One chapter from each size category may be recognized during the SMPS Evening of Excellence on August 16.
  • There are 20 categories in the competition this year. If you are not sure which category to enter, please contact the Awards Program Director at
  • Submittal requirements vary depending on category. Read individual category descriptions below for submittal requirement details.
  • Materials completed between January 2016 and January 2018 will be accepted for the 2018 competition.
  • There are multiple discounts available, check out details on entry fees
  • Early Discount Deadline: March 2, 2018
  • Final Deadline: March 23, 2018
  • Competition is open to both members and non-members. No pre-qualification or preliminary evaluation is required.
  • Check back here for the latest information on the competition.

Find out more, here.


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