For PPW Open Photographic Trophy or Award categories:
-PPW Portrait Photographer of the Year: Highest aggregate score in the Portrait Div.
-R.R. Hutchison Trophy: Best single entry from the Portrait Div. – excluding Album Entry
-PPW Wedding Photographer of the Year: Highest aggregate score in the Wedding Division
-Best Wedding Portrait Trophy: Best single entry in the Wedding Div. – excluding Album Entry
-Roger Dudley Trophy: Best single entry from the Commercial Div.
-Charles Libby Trophy: Best single entry from the Pictorial Category
-Chow Chen Yang Trophy (also known as CC Yang): PPW Commercial Photographer of the Year having the Highest aggregate score in the Commercial Division.
-Russ Clift Trophy: Best Mixed Case (split entry) aggregate score – must include such combinations as portrait/commercial or portrait/wedding, commercial/wedding or portrait/wedding/commercial
-Lee Merrill Trophy People’s Choice Award: Given to a PPW member who lives in Washington State and is voted for by PPW members.
-Alma Gray Trophy: Highest aggregate score for a case from a first-time entrant. Entries can be from any division. “First-Time Entering a State or International Print Competition” must be marked on the entry form. $250 Scholarship Certificate goes along with Trophy. See Scholarship Chair for the paper document.
-Best of Show Trophy: Best single print from all divisions as determined by the jurors
-Jentoft Trophy: Given to the resident of Washington having the overall highest aggregate score.
Portrait Division Best Portrait of a Child Best Portrait of a Group Best Portrait of an Animal Best Portrait of a Woman Best Portrait of a Man Best Portrait of a Couple Best Unclassified Portrait Best Non-Wedding Album
Wedding Division Best Portrait of a Bride Best Portrait of a Groom Best Portrait of a Wedding Group Best Wedding Candid Best Portrait of a Bride & Groom Best Unclassified Portrait Best Wedding Album
Commercial Division Best Pictorial (Charles Libby Award) Best Industrial Best Architectural Best Advertising / Illustration Best Editorial Event or Human Interest photograph for publication Best Aerial Best Unclassified Portrait
For PPW Artist Trophy or Award categories:
Artist of the Year Trophy: Best of all below divisions.
Best of the Portrait Division
Best of the Wedding Division
Best of the Commercial Division
Corporate Awards (Kodak, Fuji, Canon, ACI etc.) are provided by the sponsors. Prints submitted by PPW members must follow the rules established by each company. Jurors determine recipient. (Click on their names to get rules for each.)