The Public Relations Division of ICA invites submissions for the 2022 James E. Grunig and Larissa A. Grunig Outstanding Thesis and Dissertation Awards. Eligible entrants for this competition cycle include theses and dissertations successfully defended during the period from January 1, 2020, through December 31, 2021.

Theses and dissertations must focus upon phenomena, issues and questions relevant to the study of public relations. Award winners will be recognized at the ICA Conference in Paris, France, May 26-30, 2022. The winner of the Dissertation Award will receive US$500, and the winner of the Thesis Award will receive US$350. The advisors of both winners will receive certificates recognizing their efforts. Read more in the full call at

Submission Deadline is March 1, 2022!

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