Press Release and Photo Information for 2018 SkillsUSA Championships Awardees

Congratulations on competing in the 2018 SkillsUSA Championships!

For medalists and Skill Point Certificate recipients, news releases and a list of the medalists (individual and team) will be emailed shortly after conference to the daily newspaper closest to your ZIP code, as well as to two of the weekly papers in or near your hometown.

For all competitors, you can also contact your local newspaper directly to tell it about your week in Louisville. To do so, we suggest you use SkillsUSA’s advocacy site. Go to: and click on “Sample Press Release for National Champions.” There is a sample editable release, and you can use it to contact your local media up to five outlets at a time.

Trade releases including specific information about each competition are located here:

A complete list of winners is available online. Go to:

For more information about the conference, see the online press kit here:

High resolution onstage and backstage photos and captions of the 2018 medalists will be located online by mid-July at:

Scores and results will be available online here:

To see daily photos and videos from the 2018 National Leadership and Skills Conference, go to: