Del Oro Awards

Del Oro AwardsCelebrate the Best In Public Relations

PRSA San Antonio holds its annual Del Oro Awards contest and ceremony to recognize the outstanding contributions of individuals in the public relations field as well as their excellent work. The San Antonio contest is modeled after the national PRSA Silver and Bronze Anvil Awards.

Past Award Winners

Award Divisions & Entry Instructions

Del Oro (gold) Individual Awards: Del Oro Individual Awards recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the PR profession. Del Oro categories include

  • Tex Taylor Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Public Relations Professional of the Year
  • Public Relations Champion
  • Community Service Award
  • Horizon Award

Del Oro Nomination Instructions

La Plata (silver) Campaign Awards: La Plata Awards recognize achievements in public relations campaigns. These awards recognize complete programs that incorporate sound research, planning, implementation and evaluation. Winning campaigns must display strategic public relations and meet the highest standards of performance in the profession.
La Plata Entry Instructions

El Bronce (bronze) Tactics Awards: El Bronce Awards recognize outstanding public relations tactics – whether a media kit, annual report, newsletter, video program, public service announcement (PSA), speech, blog, smartphone application, website or use of social media – that are the hardworking parts of any public relations program. El Bronce awards celebrate the best of the best in tactics through categories reflecting their growing scope, creativity and the importance of strategic public relations.
El Bronce Entry Instructions

Entry Deadline: Del Oro, La Plata and El Bronce entries are due by April 12 2021. To learn tips on how to submit a winning entry go hereEarly-Bird Deadline March 22, 2021.


Awards Banquet

Winners in all divisions will be honored at the 18th annual Del Oro Awards Ceremony. Save the date: Sept. 23, 2021