|Launch of 2012 COMMUNICATION AWARDS
|The Football Association of Ireland today (June 26) announced the launch
|of its communication awards which acknowledge the excellent work by
|clubs, leagues, affiliates and journalists to promote Irish football at
|local and regional level.
|The 2012 award categories include:
|1. The best PRO category rewards the best Public Relations Officers
|attached to a club or league affiliated to the Football Association of
|Ireland for work completed during the qualifying period.
|2. The best publication category rewards the best publication by a
|club, league or affiliate of the Football Association of Ireland.
|Publications can include any printed material including match
|programmes, yearbooks, history books and commemorative booklets.
|3. The best coverage category is open to journalists and contributors
|who have written an article or articles on any aspect of Irish football
|during the qualifying period. Recognition will be given to those
|journalists who have dedicated particular time and sacrifice to coverage
|of less reported strands of the game.
|4. The best broadcast item will feature a broadcast item on any
|aspect of Irish football produced during the qualifying period.
|The 2012 awards will cover the period from June 1, 2011 to May 30, 2012
|and entries must be submitted by July 6, 2012. Entries must be submitted