Marketing Communications Awards Program

Welcome to the 44th Annual SMPS Marketing Communications Awards

The 2021 MCA Call for Entries is now closed.

The judging period will begin the first week of April. Entrants will be notified of their status by June 1.



Entry Period

December 1, 2020–March 22, 2021

Early Discounted Entries

December 1, 2020–March 1, 2021


April 5–May 5, 2021*

Finalists Announced

June 1, 2021*

MCA Awards Ceremony

August 5, 2021

*tentative dates


SMPS is pleased to announce the 2020 Marketing Communications Awards winners.
View press release.

SMPS Marketing Communications Awards
The program provides an unparalleled opportunity for professionals to showcase their best marketing practices and to educate the industry about the critical role of marketing in successful firms.

This competition is open to SMPS members and nonmembers employed in the US and international professional services firms.

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