Submit your entry for the 2023 CAPIO EPIC Awards
Deadline for entries March 3

Submit your entry for the 2023 CAPIO EPIC Awards

What EPIC programs did you work on in 2022?  We can’t wait to hear about your outstanding programs!

Each year CAPIO recognizes and honors outstanding professional work and accomplishments in the public communications field.  You’re doing great work throughout the year and this is your chance to receive recognition for all the great programs you implement each year. Still wondering if you should apply? Hear testimonials from your colleagues about the value of the EPIC awards.

How to Apply
  • Consider which category(ies) your programs fall under. Our award categories offer you plenty of opportunities to showcase your creativity.
  • Prepare your narrative (narrative tips).
  • Prepare your supporting materials (optional).
  • Learn more through our Tips on Making Your Award Entry EPIC webinar held January 31 at 11 a.m. (view webinar).  

When you enter, you will also be asked to list your population size or service area population size.  Based on the number of entries, certain categories will be sub-divided by population size for award recognition.  Also we will be honoring a “Best of Show” selected by the judges from the field of entries based on population size.  

Narrative, FAQs and scoring

Entrance fees (Feb 11 - March 3) 
CAPIO Member: $140
Non-Member: $190 


We will be holding two EPIC Awards events alongside our CAPIO Annual Conference happening May 1 – 4, 2023 in Monterey, California.

May 2
EPIC Awards Luncheon
Hyatt Regency Monterey
12 – 2 p.m.
EPIC Awards and Awards of Distinction will be presented for all categories during the EPIC Awards Luncheon.

May 3
EPIC Awards Night at the Aquarium
Monterey Bay Aquarium
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Our Best in Show along with our special individual awards (Paul B. Clark, Communicator of the Year, and Crisis Communicator of the Year) will be recognized during our special night at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.  

Participation in both events is included in the full conference registration.  Learn more


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