Next Steps

Have a winning entry? Submit it at the Global level: Gold Quill

For more than 40 years, IABC’s Gold Quill Awards have recognized and awarded excellence in strategic communication worldwide. It is the only awards program that honors the dedication, innovation and passion of communicators on a global scale, and we’re excited to kick off and open this program to everyone in communications industry.

Covering a variety of subject areas, IABC’s Gold Quill Awards highlight the timeliest topics communications professionals face today. You can view all divisions and categories with the link below.

You can view our Rules and FAQs page or contact us at with any questions.

Judges Feedback

Follow these steps to view your scores and the judges’ comments:

  1. Log in to the online award system.
  2. Go to My Entries, this will bring you to a view with all the entries you submitted.
  3. Click on “View Feedback” link for whichever entry you would like to review. Scroll all the way down. You will be able to see your scores in each area as well as judges’ comments on your work plan and work samples. Scores listed in this view may be rounded up to a whole number. However, half numbers were accepted from judges. If you have any questions, email

Trophy Information

Each award entry received one trophy. If you would like to order more trophies for other members of your team, please email

Awards of Excellence $83.00 each. Awards of Merit $57.00 each.

When your trophy is ready, we will notify you by email for delivery information.