Official Call for Entries for the 2017 SUNSPRA Sunshine Medallion Awards Competition

Here it is, as promised – the official Call for Entries for the 2017 SUNSPRA Sunshine Medallion Awards competition. This year, we recognize work done between April 1, 2016, and April 1, 2017. Note the entry fee remains the same as last year.

The entry deadline is Sunday, May 7, 2017. Winners will be notified on Friday, June 2, 2017. Awards will be presented on Wednesday, June 15 at 3:15 p.m. prior to the General Session at the 2017 FASA Summer Conference at Doubletree by Hilton SeaWorld. From 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., SUNSPRA will host an informal luncheon and networking time for Medallion winners at a restaurant (on property) TBA. If you wish to bring a guest, each person is an additional $50 payable at the registration desk.

SUNSPRA only accepts entries electronically thanks to the exclusive sponsorship of:

To make this all happen, just go to and follow the step-by-step directions.

Some reminders of things you’ll also find listed on the site:

Please let us know of any issues as soon as they occur so we can correct them immediately. Contact Marianne Lorentzen directly at 941-545-8476 or email her at Please direct questions about the entry process to Marianne as well.

We wish you the best as you review what you’ve accomplished between April 1, 2016 - April 1, 2017 to determine which work you wish to enter. I’m sure you could enter several projects. If you cannot decide, go ahead and send them all! As you look through all of your material, you’ll be reminded of just how good the work you do really is.

Have fun and good luck!


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