Nominations are now open for Illinois State’s annual awards program that recognizes the best uses of social media on our campus.

RedbirdProud Social Media Awards logoUniversity Marketing and Communications’ (UMC) 4th annual #RedbirdProud Social Media Awards will honor faculty and staff members who manage social media accounts for the University.

The winners will be announced on April 26, recognizing outstanding social media efforts during both the fall 2017 and spring 2018 semesters. Nominations are open for awards in three categories:

  • Best overall use of social media
  • Most innovative use of social media
  • Most new or improved social media account (unit)

Self-nominations are encouraged, and units can be nominated in multiple categories. The deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. Friday, April 13.

Questions? Contact UMC Social Media Coordinator Tyler Emken.