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If there are no entries or entries are not of sufficient quality, an award may not be given. Grand National Award Winner: One contestant may be chosen to receive a gold medal in each division and age categories 15-18 and 19-22 year old. The Grand National Award winner is not eligible for further competition in the same division and age category. A Grand National Award winner in the 15-18 year old category may return the following year in the 19-22 year old division, even though he or she may not be 19 years old.
Contestants ages 5-14 will receive ribbons. Grand National Award winners, ages 5-14, are eligible to return for completion the following year in the same division and age category.
Grand National winners in the 15-18 and 19-22 age categories may receive a cash award up to $100.00.
National Award Winners: Up to two contestants may be chosen to receive a silver medal in each division and age category 15-18 and 19-22 year old. National Award Winners are eligible to return for completion the following year in the same division and age category.
Exception: See Rules and Regulations for Horticulture Identification and Judging Contest for awards information for this contest.