The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi has been named as a finalist for four national awards for its marketing and publishing efforts by the AM&P Network. The annual EXCEL Awards recognize excellence and leadership in nonprofit association media, publishing, marketing and communications.
The qualifying entries and their categories include:
The Forum magazine's spring 2021 issue with a theme of "solitude" qualified in the category of "Pandemic Response: Dedicated Issue." This edition took a deeper look at solitude and its effect on us all. To read the magazine, click here.
The Forum's winter 2021 issue with a theme of "community" got the nod in the category of "Magazines: Single Topic Issue" for publications with a circulation of 50,001 or more. This edition closed out the year by examining everything from the Phi Kappa Phi community to the world community at large. To read the magazine, click here.
The marketing department's Excellence in Innovation Direct Mailer qualified in the "Promotional Content: Direct Mail – Single Piece" category with its custom piece inviting universities to apply for the $100,000 Excellence in Innovation Award. To view the mailer, click here.
Also earning a finalist slot was the 2021 Excellence in Innovation Marketing Campaign that qualified in the "Promotional Content: Advertising Campaign" category. This campaign included print pieces as well as digital communication to promote the award and highlighted the complete rebranding of the program. To view the campaign, click here.
The winners will be named at the 42nd Annual EXCEL Awards competition ceremony to be held June 22, 2022, at the AM&P Network's Content and Marketing Summit in Washington, D.C.