The performance of the work team of the Associate Vice Presidency of Public Relations of the Ana G. Méndez University System, as well as the pieces published to reinforce the corporate image, have been recognized in various important forums at a local and international level. 


The Excel Competition is the annual award ceremony of the Association of Public Relations Professionals of Puerto Rico, which has been held since 1989. This prestigious competition recognizes the work of the public relations professionals and their projects in various categories. Its objectives are: to acknowledge excellence in the profession; foment the member’s pride, promote respect for the profession, exalt the continuous professionalism of the field of Public Relations; emphasize the contribution of Public Relations to the socioeconomic task of the country and in favor of the public interest. The Ana G. Méndez University System has received this prestigious award on several occasions.     

Mercury Award

The International Mercury Award represents the most outstanding and creative work in the Public Relations industry at a global level. The annual recognition is named after the Roman god Mercury, who was the messenger of the gods.  The Mercury Award symbolizes the spirit of the communicated message. The creativity, originality and talent of the individuals is what is acknowledged in this annual event, whose competition was established in 1987 by MerComm, Inc., the only worldwide independent organization that grants this recognition. The Ana G. Méndez University System has received this prestigious award on several occasions.