One of the most popular and successful of ACI programs is the annual awards contest, which recognizes excellence and promotes craft improvement through competition. For Contest Year 2016 we received more than 400 entries – a new record by far! First-, second- and third-place winners receive plaques. Professionals from the public and private sector evaluate all entries and offer written, constructive critiques. 

Winners Gallery – It’s more than just a list. Now you can see the winning entries for each category. Go to and follow the directions to see the categories and winners of your choice.

Judges’ Scores, Comments – Login to your account on the contest website to read the judges’ scores and comments for your entries.

Take the Survey – Help us continue to improve the ACI Awards Contest. Please take the very brief (only 5 questions) survey at

Meanwhile, please bookmark the contest website for future reference:


Past winners:

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