Award Title: AAPE Ruby Award. To be awarded to adult AAPE Members only.
This award is to honor the exhibitor and not the exhibit.
The Object: To encourage one frame exhibiting and the creation of multiple exhibits and to reward excellence.
Candidates must have won a total of 12 Gold level awards with two or more One Frame Exhibits, OR 6 Gold level awards for 6 different OFEs.
The Golds must have been won at WSP shows or FIP Internationals (either Gold or Large Gold will count)
Time Limitation: The time period for qualification will be a rolling ten year period, beginning initially
with StampShow 2003, and eventually extending backwards from the date of application.
The Form of the award: The award shall be a distinctive lapel pin presented with a suitable box.
Although there are two separate criteria for qualification, there shall be only a single designed award.
A suitably designed certificate recognizing the recipient and the distinction awarded shall be given.