Upcoming Events

Image Awards Workshops

ImageVille 2022 North Florida Local Image Awards - FPRA

Image Awards Workshop: Reviewing the Two-Page Summary and Supporting Materials

Date: Wednesday,  February 9
Time: noon-1 p.m.

The FPRA Image Awards recognize the best in research, strategy, implementation and execution in the public relations profession. In this workshop learn how to put together the two-page summary, which accounts for 70% of your score. Information provided will give you some tips and tricks to putting together an award-winning entry.


FPRA Shadow Day

The FPRA Gainesville Chapter Shadow Day is an opportunity for students to network with local PR pros and gain real-world perspective of the public relations industry.

Students will be matched with FPRA members at local businesses and not-for-profits in the Gainesville area for a fun half-day shadowing experience with a professional in the public relations industry during the week of February 14-18.

Professionals, we need your help to make this event a success. We are seeking companies to host one to three students to share career advice and help students understand what public relations looks like in agency, corporate or not-for-profit settings. If you are interested, please register to host by January 31.


  • Pick a Day that’s convenient for you during the week of February 14-18, 2022
  • Host students from 8:30 a.m. – noon
  • Register by Monday, January 31
  • Matches Announced on Monday, February 7

Student Registration Link: https://forms.gle/1m1aXPRTTSMbCPkRA

Professional Registration Link:  https://forms.gle/bLJ151dkStsRM3s7A

Questions? Contact Amelia Bell, APR, CPRC at abell@rtix.com.


North Florida Image Tailgate Reception and Championship Awards Gala

Take out your gear, slip on your best foam finger, and dust off your pom-poms, and join the FPRA Gainesville and Jacksonville Chapters for the North Florida Image Awards Celebration on Thursday, April 21, 5:30-8 p.m., at Blue Gill Quality Foods. Don’t miss out on this event to cheer on your team as we celebrate the great public relations work in the North Florida area.

Reception (Tailgate): 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Awards (Game time): 6:30-8 p.m.


  • Early bird member rate through Friday, April 1: $40
  • FPRA member rate starting Saturday, April 2: $45
  • Nonmember rate: $50

Registration Form: https://fpragville.wufoo.com/forms/fpra-north-florida-image-award-tailgate 

RSVP deadline: Friday, April 15