About GRCA

Applications: For Certain Trophies & Awards

The Golden Retriever Club of America offers eight awards or trophies that must be applied for in each year. Some of these are determined by qualifications, some through nominations by GRCA members. Click on the name of the award for further information and/or application forms.

Deadline February 28 of current year:

Gold Standard Award

Deadline June 01 of current year:

Junior Achievement Award

Rachel Page Elliott Featherquest Lifetime Achievement Award

Vern Bower Humanitarian Award

Deadline July 01 of current year:

Bill Lester Memorial Trophy

Ginger Gotcher Memorial Trophy

Junior Handler of the Year Trophy