Each year the National Rifle Association recognizes outstanding clubs, state associations, youth clubs and an individual or organization for public service. The Annual Awards program recognizes significant accomplishments achieved in areas of organization, operation and public service rendered. The four award categories are as follows:
Outstanding Club Award
Outstanding State Association Award
Outstanding Youth Club Award
Public Service Award
Winners are invited to attend the 2024 Annual Meetings & Exhibits to be held in Dallas, Texas. Dates of travel will be Thursday, May 16 -Tuesday, May 21, with the official awards ceremony to take place on Monday, May 20 at the NRA Board meeting, where they will be officially be recognized/receive their award.
In addition, all Club Award recipients receive:
A free range evaluation from an NRA Range Team Advisor
Each year, the National Rifle Association recognizes outstanding clubs that have gone above and beyond by striving to meet NRA's goals. Meeting the Gold Medal standard is a great way to show your pride and support for the NRA and the Second Amendment.
Ms. Marion P. Hammer has influenced many in her fight to preserve Second Amendment freedoms. To honor her pioneering spirit, the National Rifle Association bestows the Marion P. Hammer Women of Distinction Award in her name.