N.E.A.C.E. Promotional Awards Form

Read below for info about eligibility, categories and awards.

The Entry Form

Your Entry Details

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About the Competition

Winners will be announced and awards distributed at the 101st Annual N.E.A.C.E. Conference on May 21, 2018. Don't miss it! This year's N.E.A.C.E. conference will be held at Water's Edge Resort in Westbrook, CT.

What Qualifes?

All ideas executed between April 2017 and March 2018 qualifes for entry into the competition.


Category 1: Subscription Sales

All efforts directed at subscription/home delivery sales, including but not limited to: carrier sales, telemarketing sales, direct mail, apartment and newcomer programs. Include premiums, multimedia, and all related materials. These promotions should rely on in-paper support.

Category 2: Single Copy Sales

Any program or campaign designed to increase single copy sales or obtain merchandising positions through retailer of manufacturer promotions. Include all related collateral materials.

Category 3: Online

All online promotions for home delivery, single copy, e-editions, e-mail marketing, and any use of your website to grow your newspaper's reach in the community.

Category 4: Community Relations/ Special Events

Circulation Department efforts that encourage public acceptance of the product by developing or participating in programs with a positive impact on the community they serve, i.e. circulation sales programs that donate a portion of revenue to charity, NIE programs that encourage participation in community-based programs, etc.

$50 OFF Conference Registration!


Any active NEACE member who refers a non-member to the NEACE organization that results in a new, paid membership will receive a $50.00 conference registration credit. The credit may be used for either the fall or spring conference and must be used within one year of the new member's paid membership.

NEACE Scholarship Application

Deadline is April 13th, 2018

Three $1,000 awards are available and are payable directly to the accredited college, university or career-oriented educational program attended. Winners to be announced at the NEACE annual Spring Conference.

Click here to apply now online →


The Buyer's Guide 2017