The Annual Awards Night Banquet and Print Gala
This year we celebrate the 30th year of the GTCCC Interclub Photo Competition. It is hard to image how we have grown in stature, number of images being submitted and the number of clubs that participate every year. This is an evening to celebrate this achievement with our special banquet line up and Awards Show with a host of new awards being presented this year. Everyone who attends the Banquet and/or the Awards Night presentation will have dessert and coffee together at the beginning of the Awards Night activities. Our usual trade tables, community service awards raffles and a host of other delights will happen this evening. So take advantage of the great pricing for these events prior to March 21 and come and celebration the 30th annual Inter Club Open Challenge Awards Night.
Awards Night Chair.
Date: April 21, 2018 Location: Edward Village Hotel 50 East Valhalla Drive Markham, Ontario L3R 0A3
Banquet + Awards Guests:
5:00pm Cocktails with Hors D’oeuvres and meet your Sponsors
6:15pm Welcome by GTCCC Events Chair
6:18pm Dinner and Conversation
Awards Only Guests:
7:30pm Awards Night guests are seated
7:40pm Welcome to All and 30th Anniversary Toast
7:45pm Awards Rewards Draw for prizes
8:00pm Service and Technical Achievement Awards Presentations
8:10pm Open Challenge Video Presentation
9:40pm Presentation of Open Challenge Award Winners
10:00pm GTCCC Chairman’s Remarks & Special Annoucement
10:05pm Print Exhibition & Reception begins
10:45pm Exhibition closes
The GTCCC Service Award Co-Sponsored by Henry’s
The purpose of this award is to honour a person who is a member of the GTCCC through the club membership who has worked over year (s) to promote good photography principles; has a great interest in helping others to become photographers and has worked in a volunteer capacity for the GTCCC during its 30 years of existence.
This is to be a yearly award that will be presented at the GTCCC InterClub Awards Night along with the other photography and Achievement awards presented.
A committee consisting of the GTCCC executive and a member from Henrys will make their decision from the Nomination applications submitted by its member clubs to the committee for its consideration. This award over time will establish the level of award acceptance that determines if there is a candidate that merits the award.
Each member club will receive an application through its representative to be passed along the club executive. The form will contain all the required questions to be answered and sent back to the GTCCC president. This form will be distributed in November for the award presentation the following year. Deadline for return will be March 15 /18.
Any person who has served on the GTCCC executive; a GTCCC committee chair or member; a present or past GTCCC judge for InterClub competitions or performs regular GTCCC judging ; someone who has regularly worked with the GTCCC to help carry out programing mandates.
This award should be given to living individuals for the first 5 years before consideration is giving to members no longer with us.
An applicant’s name can be resubmitted if not chosen for the year of submission. There is no limit on resubmission opportunities.
Award: A GTCCC personalized trophy + $200 gift certificate from Henrys.