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2020 Pollie Awards Contest

AAPC is proud to host the Pollie Awards, dubbed the “Oscars of political advertising” by Esquire magazine. The Pollie Awards are the most prized and sought-after awards in the political communications and public affairs industries.


Enter by December 13, 2019 to take advantage of Early Bird pricing! The contest will close on January 21, 2020.

2020 40 Under 40 Awards

AAPC’s 40 Under 40 program recognizes individuals under the age of 40 who are in the political consulting/public affairs profession and contribute to the advancement of the industry. The AAPC is looking for the top 40 professionals whose achievements in political consulting/public affairs deserve to be singled out for excellence early on in their careers and whose conduct is consistent with AAPC’s professional code of ethics.


Nominations will be accepted through December 31, 2019.

2020 Campaign Excellence Awards

The Campaign Excellence Awards are a longstanding tradition of the AAPC and recognize those individuals who have significantly contributed to the success of a candidate or public affairs campaign and whose conduct has been consistent with the Professional Code of Ethics of the AAPC.


Nominations will be accepted through December 31, 2019.