Awards & Competitions

PRINTING United Alliance awards and competitions show customers that your business is among the best in the industry.

*As we meld services and programs from each organization, we will have a clearer structure of Awards programs and offerings moving forward as one entity. For this year, and due primarily to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Premier Print Awards, Tom Frecska Student Printing Competition Awards, and the Golden Image Awards programs have been suspended.


Golden Image*

Celebrating industry-lead excellence and covers almost every item created by specialty imaging, no matter how complex.

Product of the Year

Showcases products that keep the specialty imaging industry moving forward.

Dave Swormstedt Sr. Memorial Award

Presented annually to the authors within the screen printing or graphic imaging industry.

Student Printing Competition

Celebrating 10 years of honoring excellent student work in the specialty imaging field.

Sustainable Business Recognition

Recognizing companies for its sustainable business practices.

Joe Clarke Innovator Awards

The purpose of these Awards is to promote and honor the spirit of Joe’s true desire to improve our industry with the selfless example he demonstrated.