GASS '24 Awards

The following awards will be presented at GASS '24 by participating organization and societies during the show.


Interested in Hosting an Award?

APS Affiliates, ATA Study Units and Local Chapters are welcome host an exhibit award.  See Award Submission Criteria and Form.  



Show Competition Awards

StampShow  Awards

Sponsor Benjamin & Naomi Wishnietsky Champion of Champions
Open Competition Grand
Open Competition Reserve Grand
Single Frame Grand
Most Popular Exhibit
Most Popular Champion of Champions
Literature Grand
Literature Reserve Grand(2)
Awards of Excellence:
               Post 1980


National Topical Stamp Show Awards

The Jack Congrove Grand
Reserve Grand
Mary Ann Owens Single-Frame Grand
President's Cup
Most Popular Exhibit



Americover Awards

Claude C. Ries Chapter Grand
Richard H. Thompson Reserve Grand
Curtis B. Patterson Single-Frame Grand 
Marge Finger Most Popular
Awards of Excellence:
               Pre-classic Period, 1847-1931
               Classic Period, 1932-1945
               Modern Era, 1946-1980
               Modern Era, 1981-present
               Hand-drawn/ Hand-painted Cachet



Society Awards

List TBA as requests received


  • Germany Philatelic Society
    - Medal
  • United States Philatelic Classics Soc.
      - Bronze Medal
  • United States Possession Society 
    - Single & Multi-Frame Awards
  • United States Stamp Society
    The Statue of Freedom Award
  • Universal Ship Cancellation Society - NS Savannah Chapter #109 
    The Nuclear Ship Savannah Medal