The following news release is for use by instructors, parents, or anyone who’d like to send a message to the news media or Congress about the accomplishments of your students at SkillsUSA Championships in Louisville. We have prepared a sample news release for you to send to your local media. We also encourage you to use the news release to notify Members of Congress of your students’ accomplishments.
Please cut and paste this template into a Word document, and then personalize it. Use only the parts of the template that work for you.
SkillsUSA students deserve to be recognized and honored in their hometowns whether they were winners, received a Skill Point Certificate, or qualified to compete, but did not receive a medal. This sample news release is a guide for you to use when promoting your students and their accomplishments.
We look forward to reading about your students in the news!
Jane Short and Karen Kitzel, Public Relations
The Office of Communications