LONDON and NEW YORK—The Holmes Group has issued its call for entries for the 2019 SABRE Awards in both North America and the EMEA region.

The SABRE Awards competition has a 30-year heritage and it’s the largest competition for public relations programming in the world, attracting more than 5,500 entries in five regions last year.

The early deadline for both competitions is December 17, 2018, with a late deadline of January 28, 2019. Our dedicated SABRE awards website will begin accepting entries on December 3. Deadlines and fees for North America can be found here, while deadlines and fees for EMEA are here.

The competition is open to public relations and other agencies (including digital, content creation, and ad agencies) as well as the in-house communications departments of corporations, not-for-profit organizations and government agencies.

Categories cover all aspects of public relations, including consumer marketing, community relations, employee communications, investor relations, and public affairs. A complete list of North American categories can be found here, while the list of EMEA categories (including the EMEA region In2 SABREs) can be found here.

The Holmes Report is currently recruiting the jury for the 2019 competition, with announcements to follow over the coming weeks.