Golden Trumpet Awards


The window for submissions is now closed. Thank you to those that submitted entries for the 2022 Golden Trumpet Awards! Stay tuned for more information about the 2022 Golden Trumpet Awards in the weeks ahead.

Judging is underway and if you are a volunteer judge, you can access the portal by clicking on the link below.


Other Ways to Be Involved

We invite you to participate in this year's Golden Trumpet Awards in ways other than submitting your work for consideration. Know a rising rock star in your professional network? Consider nominating for 30 Under 30 by filling out our 30 Under 30 form. Have time to volunteer your professional skills? Consider volunteering to serve as a judge for the Golden Trumpet Awards.

Submit a Nomination for 30 Under 30 - Fill out the Form

Volunteer to be a Golden Trumpet Awards JudgeFill out the Form

About the Golden Trumpet Awards

Since 1959, the Publicity Club of Chicago has sponsored the Golden Trumpet Awards - the most prestigious awards program in the Midwest. The Golden Trumpet Awards honor distinguished individual achievement of public relations and communications. These coveted awards are presented for excellence in planning, creativity, execution and results measurement.


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