Through the GCKY, SAR, and NGC awards programs, garden clubs and their members receive recognition for outstanding achievement.  Recognition of your club’s activities, projects, and other efforts creates pride and encourages members to further their hard work.

Look over the Awards and Rules, and you’ll probably find several awards for which your club could apply .

GCKY Awards Application 2019-2021

List of Awards 2019-2021

Sample Completed Application Form

Club President’s Report


(click here for the .pdf format)

Awards Categories

  • Awards of Excellence
  • Civic Achievement
  • Conservation/Environment
  • Historic Preservation/Historic or Memorial Gardens
  • Horticulture
  • Horticulture Therapy/Garden Therapy
  • Landscaping and Landscape Design
  • Operation Wildflower
  • Promotion
  • Publication
  • Service & Recognition
  • Flower Show Achievement
  • Yearbooks
  • Youth

2015 Winners


National Garden Club Awards (on NGC website)

  Visit the NGC Website

for the current application forms and information about

  • NGC Flower Show Application
  • NGC Flower Show Achievement
  • NGC President’s Project