Gloucester Celebration Corporation. (GCC), the organizer
of the Gloucester, Massachusetts 400th Anniversary Celebration is now accepting entries in its international commemorative medal design competition. The purpose of this competition is to identify and select a creative, artistic, and beautiful design for the commemorative medal that will mark this auspicious occasion and become a lasting reminder of Gloucester’s quadricentennial and city-wide celebration.


Send us your thoughts and ideas

via email: gloucester400@gmail.com.

Rather send us a note?

Send it to Gloucester 400,

P.O. Box 603, Gloucester MA 01930.

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Four generous cash prizes will be awarded to the semi-finalist and finalist winners of this competition!


Following the judging of Phase I entries, three semi-finalist winners will be selected and notified on or about October 1, 2019. Each of these winners will receive a $3,000 award.


Award for Semi-Finalists (three awards): $3,000 each


The final winner, whose design will grace Gloucester’s 400th anniversary commemorative medal, will be selected from the three semi-finalists.
This winner will be announced in February of 2020 and will receive the Finalist Award of $10,000.


Award for Finalist (one award): $10,000