About the 27th Annual National Health
In 2020, the National Health Information Awards celebrates 27 years of honoring high-quality consumer health information. The National Health Information Awards is organized by the Health Information Resource Center (HIRC), a national clearinghouse for professionals who work in consumer health fields. Other HIRC programs include the Digital Health Awards.
All materials and/or programs developed and/or distributed between
January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 are eligible for the 2020 competition.
The materials or programs submitted must have been developed
for use by consumers, not health professionals.
Entry Categories and Divisions:
There are 21 entry categories and 17 entry divisions for the 2020 competition.
$65 per entry
(Certain categories require an extra fee.)
April 24, 2020
Gold, Silver, Bronze and Merit certificates will be awarded by Class, Division and Category. Using a rating scale of 1 to 100 points, a panel of consumer health experts from across the nation will judge the entries based on content, format, success in reaching the targeted audience and overall quality. All judges’ decisions are final. Winners will be announced in late summer.
Online Entry for 2020:
Entry information must be submitted online in 3 simple steps:
- Review the entry guidelines.
- Complete the online entry form. Submit payment when you check out on our secure online entry form
(choose: credit card or check). If you are submitting a physical copy of your entry, print a copy of your e-mailed entry receipt to include when you send your physical entry. You do not need to send a copy of your entry form if your entry is submitted in a digital format.
- If you are sending a physical copy of your entry, and/or paying by check, send a copy of your e-mailed entry receipt along with one copy of your entry to:
2020 National Health Information Awards
c/o Health Information Resource Center
328 West Lincoln Avenue, Suite 10
Libertyville, IL 60048-2725
2020 winners will receive Gold, Silver, Bronze, or Merit recognition certificates, a one-year license to use the awards program logo for marketing, listing on healthawards.com, and an awards packet with sample media materials to help promote the achievement.