GFWC Awards and Contests

GFWC clubs and members are eligible to compete for awards, participate in contests, and apply for grants that GFWC offers exclusively for its State Federations, clubs, Regions, districts, and individual members. Complete details regarding all of GFWC awards and contests are in the GFWC Club Manual in the Awards, Contest, and Grants sections, where you can find contest rules, tips for winning entries, and judging criteria.

Be sure to complete the Creative Arts Waiver Form for use in the GFWC Photography Contests and GFWC Writing Contests.

Awards (GFWC webpage)
  • Leadership Education and Development Seminar (LEADS)
Contest (GFWC Webpage)
  • Photography Contest
    • The World in Pictures
      • Living Things
      • Scenes
      • Still Life
    • GFWC Volunteers in Action
    • A Year In Pictures (also known as the GFWC Calendar Contest)
    • Photography Contest Label (must be affixed to back of each photo.)
  • Writing Contests
    • GFWC Member Short Story Writing Contests
    • GFWC Member Poetry Writing Contest
    • Youth short Story Writing Contest
    • Youth Poetry Writing Contest