CFWC Contest Chairmen & Information

Contest descriptions and certain forms are below. Additional details/forms are at FORMS tab and in CFWC 2020-2021 Yearbook.

CFWC Convention Art Show
Mary Lou Benzel, Chair
“Participation in the arts helps connect clubs to their communities and promote the artistic achievements of club members. All entries for CFWC’s arts and crafts competition are submitted through your District. Only entries winning 1st place at the district level are eligible for CFWC competition.”
See CFWC 2021-2022 Yearbook for art show categories and entry forms.

GFWC Jennie Award
Sandra Cabral, Chair
The GFWC Jennie Award honors one clubwoman from each region for outstanding commitment to club, community and family. Clubs are encouraged to select a deserving member and submit an application for their nominee.”
NOTE: There is one Jennie June award recipient during each 2-year GFWC administration. Entry period for 2020-2022 term ended May 2021.
Jennie Award Information
Jennie Award Rules & Nomination Form

CFWC Club/District Newsletter Contest
Sonja Hults, Chair
Submit 3 copies of your best club or district newsletter published in the prior calendar year to this chairman by February 1 (postmark). Include a cover sheet containing:  club/district name, # members, newsletter editor’s contact info AND 250-word narrative on usage, distribution, frequency of newsletter, and other pertinent information.
NOTE: GFWC also sponsors a club level newsletter contest. For details visit GFWC.org (search Contests). GFWC entries due by March 15 (postmark) and must be submitted directly to GFWC. GFWC Award is $50.00.

CFWC Club Website Contest
Linda Queen, Chair
Clubs are invited to participate in CFWC’s new website contest! Entry deadline is February 15, 2022. GFWC sponsors a separate club level website contest. Clubs can enter both contests. GFWC contest details at gfwc.org (search Contests).
2022 CFWC Website Contest Information

CFWC Photography & Creative Writing Contests
Olma O’Neill, Chair
All members are welcome to share their creative talents through CFWC’s annual photography and creative writing contests. Encourage members to capture poignant moments with creative writing entries and visual storytelling.
2021 Contest information packet

CFWC Young Musician’s Competition
Anna Dinter, Chair
“Young musicians need our encouragement! Studies confirm that students who participate in musical activities accomplish more academically and are more likely to attend college. Clubs are urged to encourage local young musicians and vocalists to enter our annual competition. This chairman will visit your District or Club, offer suggestions and any assistance needed to promote participation.”
2022 Competition Rules / 2022 Competition Entry Form