Submission Deadline

The submission deadline is October 27, 2017

Entry Fees

Download your application

Entries fees:

  • $75 for STC Chicago chapter members
  • $100 for other STC members
  • $35 for full-time students
  • $125 for non-STC members**

**Note to non-STC members: if you join STC in August, September, or October of 2017, you will be able to take advantage of a pro-rated/discounted membership fee. In addition to all basic membership benefits, you will be able to take advantage of member rates for the competition.

Choose Your Entry Type

Email electronic entries (or links), along with the completed entry form to

Electronic entries are preferred, but not required.

Mail physical entries (4 copies of the entry and 4 copies of the entry form) to:

STC Chicago Competition

c/o MaryKay Grueneberg

107 Parkchester Road

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-3809


STC International Summit Awards Notice

NOTE: There will not be an International Summit Awards (ISA) competition held in 2018. Therefore, winners of the 2017 STC Chicago Technical Communication Competition will not move on to an ISA competition. The STC ISA competition is on temporary hold while the Board and ISA Committee review and revamp the competition. Check for updates.