CPRS 2018 National AGM

Location: Prince Edward Island Convention Centre, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
Date: Sunday, May 27, 2018

If you cannot attend the Annual General Meeting in Kelowna, but wish to participate, you must:

- Complete the Election Ballot (…/AGM2015/Election%20Ballot%202015%281%29.pdf) and return it by email at or by fax to CPRS National Office (416-239-1076).

- Assign someone else who will be at the meeting to cast a vote on your behalf for the items that come before the AGM. That person (referred to as your "proxy holder") may vote for you only if she (or he) is a voting member in good standing of the National Society and has been properly appointed by your completing and dating the Proxy form (…/Governance/AGM2015/PROXY%20FORM%202015.pdf)

- Please note that if you are not attending the meeting in person the National Office must receive the Proxy form and Ballot no later than 5:00 p.m. ET on Friday, May 26, 2018.


CPRS National Conference

The 2018 CPRS National Conference will be held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. More details to follow. For other professional development opportunities, please click here.


Public Relations Knowledge Exam: Your Entry Into Practice

Recent public relations and communications graduates and current junior-level practitioners will soon have the opportunity to demonstrate their skills, in written form. The CPRS National Council on Education is in the process of developing the first-ever standardized public relations exam in Canada. The Public Relations Knowledge™ (PRK) exam will be available in classrooms across the country this spring. 

The University of Regina is the PRK exam location in Regina.

Companies that receive a high number of job applications have indicated they look for more reliable methods of assessing prospective and newly hired employees. After successfully completing the PRK exam, individuals will be able to set themselves apart from other applicants with this resumé builder. They will be able to enter the job market with increased confidence and be received with added respect.

To read more about the PRK and watch a testimonial, click here.