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Communication Awards of Excellence
About CSAE
Communication Awards of Excellence

The Communication Awards of Excellence acknowledge and celebrate outstanding examples of successful communications vehicles created by CSAE member organizations.

Past Recipients

2013 Winners

Best Print Publication
Ontario Library Association

 

This quarterly publication contains articles on topics relevant to college and university libraries, public libraries, school libraries, and health libraries. Access magazine now features new building construction and renovation profiles that provide practical and useful information for all members.


Jackie Norman and Beckie MacDonald

Best Electronic Publication
Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists

Communiqué, which serves both as a forum for the exchange of information between 6,000 professionals and as an educational vehicle containing articles on latest trends, tools and best practices.

The publication continually undergoes a continuous improvement review process to improve its quality and relevance.

 




Jackie Norman and Joanne Charlebois

Best Website
Canadian Franchise Association

Our Best Website Award goes to an organization that re-focused its member directory as a standalone, customer-based website. Look-for-a-Franchise.ca has increased information requests and extended the average time per visit on member directory pages.



Jackie Norman and Kenny Chan

Best Magazine

 

2012 - Canadian Association of Management Consultants (print publication)

2011 - Canadian Gift & Tableware Association and
             Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors
2010 – Certified General Accountants Association of Canada
2009 – Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines agréés
2008 – Certified General Accountants Association of Canada
2007 – Canadian Automobile Dealers Assocation
2006 – National Golf Course Owners Association of Canada
2005 – Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians & Technologists
2004 – Canadian Nurses Association
2003 – Canadian Education Association
2002 – Retail Council of Canada
2001 – FORED BC

Best Newsletter

2012 - Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (best electronic publication)

2011 -  Interior Designers of Canada

2010 – Association of Ontario Midwives
2009 – Saskatchewan Association of Human Resource Professionals
2008 – Retail Council of Canada
2007 – National Golf Course Owners Association
2006 – Retail Council of Canada
2005 – Canadian Education Association
2004 – Aggregate Producers' Association of Ontario
2003 – Ontario Massage Therapist Association
2002 – Arthritis Society-Alberta & Northwest Division
2001 – Retail Council of Canada

Best Website

2012 - Association of Ontario Midwives

2011 - Physiotherapy Association of BC

2010 – College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
2009 – Nova Scotia Physiotherapy Association
2008 – Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia
2007 – Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
2006 – Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia
2005 – NDMAC - Advancing Canadian self-care
2004 – Canadian Education Association
2003 – Retail Council of Canada
2002 – FORED BC
2001 – Canadian Home Builders' Association

Eligibility Criteria
  • Open to CSAE executive member organizations.
  • No restrictions apply to the categories entered. Members may enter any category
  • CSAE’s Honours & Awards Committee volunteers, or those asked to serve in a judging capacity, are ineligible to enter the competition
  • Applies to communications vehicles produced between May 1, 2013 and April 30, 2014 to permit sufficient time for judging
  • The individual submitting the entry must work for the association. Individuals from firms serving as contractors to the association may not submit entries
  • Consulting/agency-designed products are not precluded from consideration, but association staff must have majority responsibility for the product’s execution. All entries must be submitted in the name of the association
  • Awards, publicity, certificates, etc. feature the association’s name and are presented to an association rather than an individual

Best Publication Award ( Print and Electronic)

Recognizes an association publication (print magazines and print newsletters) published more than once a year in print or electronic format (excludes reports, special event/promotional pieces, brochures, pamphlets, books, etc.). The publication must have multiple pages. Entries are judged on success in meeting the publication’s stated objectives, content, effectiveness, writing, layout and design, innovation and creativity.

Submission Requirements

  • Six copies of any issue of the print magazine or newsletter OR via e-mail: A copy of or a link to any issue(s) of the electronic magazine
  • Completed Entry Form (Photocopy is acceptable)

Best Electronic Newsletter Award


Recognizes an association electronic newsletter(e-newsletter) published at least twice per year. The publication is a single-page update which is distributed electronically (Excludes reports, special event/promotional pieces, brochures, pamphlets, books, etc.). Entries are judged on success in meeting the publication’s stated objectives, content, effectiveness, writing, layout and design, innovation and creativity.


Submission Requirements

  • Via e-mail: A copy of or a link to any issue(s) of the e-newsletter
  • Completed Entry Form (photocopy is acceptable)

Best Website Award

Entries are judged on success in meeting the site’s stated objectives, effective use of medium, general impact, technical quality, innovation and creativity (excludes videos).

Submission Requirements

  • Website address and temporary password if site access is restricted
  • Completed Entry Form (photocopy is acceptable) including the following information:
    • Did the site exist before May 1, 2013? For sites created and launched before that date, entrants must provide a description of major additions or changes made to the site between May 1, 2013 and April 30, 2014.

Complete details about the above elements are available in the application form.