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  • Division 6 - Writing


  • Category: PACE


    Division 6: Writing 

    Category award are presented at the recipient’s Regional Conference. Division awards are presented to the highest scoring Category Winner in each Division and are presented at the Annual International Conference. For PACE Awards, entries can be submitted to multiple divisions but no one entry can be submitted for more than one category within each division. Each jurisdiction may submit seven total entries for PACE awards, excluding the PACE Overall Campaign Award.

    For specific questions regarding awards and submissions, please contact Freshta Rosario


    PACE Category 6A – News Release 

    The PACE Category 6A – News Release Award is given to the best news release or media advisory promoting members’ activities, programs, or initiatives.

    Selection criteria

    • Content
    • Clarity
            

    PACE Category 6B – Blog 

    The PACE Category 6B – Blog Award is given to the best blog written by staff and featuring members’ activities, programs, or initiatives.

    Selection criteria

    • Content
    • Innovation
    • Engagement
           

    PACE Category 6C –  Feature Story 

    The PACE Category 6C – Feature Story Award is given to the best feature story written by staff and placed in local media or in internal publications (such as newsletters).

    Selection criteria

    • Content
    • Clarity
           

    PACE Category 6D – Story Placement in Publication 

    The PACE Category 6D – Story Placement in Publication Award is given to the best earned media coverage of members’ activities, programs, or initiatives.

    Selection criteria

    • Media pitch effectiveness
    • Final story
           

    PACE Category 6E –  Speech  

    The PACE Category 6E – Speech Award is given to the best written speech by internal staff and intended for a public audience.

    Selection criteria

    • Content
    • Clarity
       

    Eligibility
    AAMVA’s Awards Program is open to all AAMVA jurisdiction members that are in good standing. Entries submitted for the 2019 Awards must have been conducted (produced, implemented, and/or developed) between October 1 and September 30, 2018. If an entry won an award in 2018, it cannot be resubmitted in 2019 unless it has major upgrades or developments.


    2018 PACE DIVISION 6: WRITING AWARD WINNERS

    CATEGORY 6A: NEWS RELEASE WINNER
    California Department of Motor Vehicles for DMV Investigators Target Unlicensed Vehicle Dismantlers

    DIVISION AND CATEGORY 6B: BLOG WINNER
    Washington State Patrol for InsideOut

    CATEGORY 6C: FEATURE STORY WINNER
    California Department of Motor Vehicles for New Life 4 Old Plates

    CATEGORY 6D: STORY PLACEMENT IN PUBLICATION WINNER
    Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles for DMV Employee Donates Life to Colleague in Need

    CATEGORY 6E: SPEECH WINNER
    Maryland Department of Transportation, Motor Vehicle Administration for Secretary Pete Rahn’s Remarks

    Download a complete list of the 2018 awards winners.

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