Ivy Tech Community College Wins 30 Regional Marketing Awards

INDIANAPOLIS – Ivy Tech Community College won 30 awards at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations Professionals’ (NCMPR) regional conference in Ann Arbor, Michigan, October 17-19.

Ivy Tech Community College was awarded with 14 gold medals, 6 silver medals, and 10 bronze medals for various marketing projects and initiatives at the NCMPR awards for the 2015-16 academic year. The College has earned more than 200 awards from NCMPR over the last few years, in addition to several national awards for its successful branding and marketing campaigns.

Ivy Tech’s awards from the 2016 Medallion Awards are as follows:


Gold, Computer-Generated Illustration, Program Illustrations

Gold, Online Advertising, Ivy Tech Web Banners

Gold, Outdoor Media (single or series), Downtown Indianapolis Skywalk

Gold, Original Photography – Manipulated, Adult Female Student

Gold, Radio Ad, Single, “What do you REALLY know about community college”

Gold, Wild Card, Recruiter Toolkit

Gold, Poster/Division B, Ivy Tech Community College Program Illustration Poster

Gold, Brochure/Division B, Ivy Tech Community College High School Flipbook

Gold, Print Ad, Series, “What Do You REALLY Know About Community College?” Ad Series

Silver, Poster Series, Dual Credit Champions Posters

Silver, Flier, Series, Academic Program Sheets

Silver, Brochure/Division B, Acceptance Packet

Bronze, Interior Signage/Displays, Two Paths Banner

Bronze, Online Advertising, Two Paths Social Media Ads

Bronze, Original Photography – Manipulated, High School Female Student

Bronze, TV Ad, Single, “What do you REALLY know about community college?”

Bronze, Poster Series, “What Do You REALLY Know About Community College” Campaign Posters

Bronze, Postcard (single or series), Ivy Tech Summer Classes Postcard


Bloomington Region

Gold, Print Ad, Single, Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center

Silver, Special Event Promotion, “Duke It Out” Business Pitch Competition in partnership with Duke Energy

Central Indiana Region

Gold, E-cards, Chancellor Holiday E-Card


Northwest/North Central Region

Silver, Logo Design, Countdown to Graduation Logo


Northeast Region

Gold, Fundraising Campaign, Dream Big capital campaign

Gold, Government Relations or Community Relations Project, New Venture Competition 2015

Silver, Print Ad, Series, Fort Wayne Newspapers-Focus Editorial Series

Bronze, Special Event Promotion, Text Messages

Bronze, Notes/Cards/Invitations (single or series), Ivy Tech Northeast holiday card

Bronze, Feature Writing, Bases are loaded for faculty member who leads a spirited life


Columbus/Southeast Region

Gold, Brochure/Division A, Want A Career As Soon As Possible?

Bronze, Flier, Single, Advanced Manufacturing Cooperative


The National Council for Marketing & Public Relations is the only organization of its kind that exclusively represents marketing and public relations professionals at community and technical colleges. As one of the fastest-growing affiliates of the American Association of Community Colleges, NCMPR has more than 1,550 members from more than 650 colleges across the United States, Canada and other countries.

About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.