Upcoming Events

Jun 11

2020 Bronze Quill Awards

Celebrate Houston's top communicators!

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2020 Bronze Quill Awards

IABC Houston will host the annual Bronze Quill Awards virtually on Thursday, June 11. Timing and dial-in information will follow soon. We will also recognize the Executive Communicator of the Year and award our annual scholarship to a deserving college student studying communications or a related field.

Why it matters

  • The works we’ll recognize represent the best Houston has to offer in PR, marketing, executive communications, engagement and more
  • Have your work reviewed by peer judges and get their feedback
  • Campaigns that win often compete and win at the Silver and Gold Quill levels, standing among the best in the world!

What you need to do

  • Click here to enter now
  • Your original work is eligible if you started the project in 2018, but some of its elements carried over into 2019 (like measurement of its success occurred in 2019)
  • You do not have to be an IABC member to enter


Early Bird Deadline: April 6 Regular Deadline: April 17 Late Deadline: April 24
Members: $90 Members: $120 Members: $150
Non-Members: $150 Non-Members: $175 Non-Members: $200
Students: $50 Students: $65 Students: $75

Downs Matthews Memorial Scholarship

The Downs Matthews Memorial Scholarship is a one-time award in the amount of $2,500. IABC Houston pays scholarship funds directly to the student. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation. We are now accepting applications! Click here to download the application.

Become a sponsor
The Bronze Quill Awards are a success each year greatly due to our sponsors. If your company or organization is interested in sponsoring the Bronze Quill awards, check out our sponsorship information to view our sponsorship levels and benefits.

Mark your calendar – let’s celebrate the city’s top communicators on Thursday, June 11