Member Awards and Incentives

District 47 and Toastmasters International Awards and Incentives for Members

Program Quality

Brand New Incentive that began July 1!

Shooting Star Award – 7/1/2020 – 12/31/2020
A new member who has been a member for 12 months or less, completes at least 6 Pathways speeches, attends a TLI Training and demonstrates leadership skills in the club will be recognized during the Divisions’ Spring contests. One member recognized in each club, area, and division.

Other Recurring

Pathways Certificate of Proficiency – 7/1/2020 – 6/30/2021
A member who completes a Level in Pathways will receive a digital badge. A member who completes a Path in Pathways will receive a digital Certificate of Proficiency or may download and print a Certificate of Proficiency.  Clubs may optionally provide ribbons or pins for completion of each Level or each Path.  Provided by Toastmasters International and /or clubs.

Pathways Mentor Program Certificate of Proficiency – 7/1/2020 – 6/30/2021
A member who completes the optional curriculum for the Pathways Mentor Program and any full path earns a digital Certificate of Proficiency. Provided by Toastmasters International.  

 Triple Crown Award7/1/2020 – 6/30/2021
A member who completes at least 3 Educational Awards/Levels in Pathways will receive a Triple Crown Pin (Item # 5909); Limit 1 per person.

Distinguished Toastmaster (“DTM”) Award 7/1/2020 – 3/31/2021
A member who completes 2 learning paths in Pathways, serves as a club officer for 12 months while participating in the preparation of a Club Success Plan and a district-sponsored club officer training program, serves a one year term as a district officer, successfully serves as a Club Mentor or Coach, successfully serves as a Club Sponsor or conducts a Youth Leadership Program or Speechcraft, and completes a DTM project will receive a DTM Medallion (Item # 5798) *Member must individually register for the May 2021 District Conference to be eligible for the medallion.

Club Growth

Sponsor 5/10/15 New Members – 7/1/2020- 6/30/2021

A member who sponsors 5 new members during the program year will receive a unique blue pin.   A member who sponsors 10 new members will receive a unique burgundy pin.  A member who sponsors 15 new members will receive a 25% discount towards their next product purchase from the Toastmasters International online shop.   To receive credit, sponsors must place their names and home club numbers on the new membership applications.   Provided by Toastmasters International.

 

Communication/Public Speaking

Speech Contests7/1/2020 – 6/30/2021 – Club/Area/Division and District Humorous Speech, Speech Evaluation and Table Topics contests –  winner’s certificate, ribbon and/or trophy for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place at the discretion of the Club, Area, Division or District.

Speech Contests7/1/2020- 6/30/2021– Club/Area and Division International Speech contest – winner’s certificate, ribbon and/or trophy for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place at the discretion of the Club, Area, Division or District.

Speech Contests7/1/2020 – 5/15/2021 – District International Speech – winner’s certificate, ribbon and/or trophy for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place at the discretion of the District.

Speech Contests5/16/2021 – 6/30/2021 – Quarter-finals International Speech – winner’s certificate, ribbon and /or trophy for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place at the discretion of Region 8.

1st place winner’s airfare and transportation to the semi-final competition at the International Convention paid by Toastmasters International subject to cost restrictions.  Hotel and food are not included.  (If contestant does not win the semi-final competition, contestant will be responsible to pay to attend the World Championship of Public Speaking and any other International Convention events.)

Speech Contests August 2021 – Semi-finals – International Speech – winner’s certificate, ribbon or trophy for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place at the discretion of Toastmasters International.

 

Speech Contests – August 2021 World Championship of Public Speaking – International Speech trophy for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place at the discretion of Toastmasters International and photo on next year’s Speech Contest Rulebook.

 

Club Service

Club Service7/1/2020 – 12/31/2020 –
A member who successfully serves as a Club Sponsor for a newly chartered club with validation from Club President will earn 1 Power Bank (Item 6852).

Club Service1/1/2021 – 5/31/2021 –
A member who successfully serves as a Club Sponsor for a newly chartered club with validation from Club President will earn 1 Navy Tote Bag (Item 6845).

Club Service – 7/1/2020 – 5/31/2021
A member who successfully serves as a Club Mentor for a newly chartered club with validation from Club President will earn 1 Document Briefcase (Item 6833).

Club Service7/1/2020 – 5/31/2021
A member who successfully serves as a Club Coach with validation from Club President will earn 1 Computer Messenger Bag (Item 6819).

Community Outreach

Youth Leadership Program7/1/2020 – 5/31/2021 – a member who successfully establishes and completes a Youth Leadership Program will earn 1 Duffle Bag (Item 6834).

Speechcraft 7/1/2020 – 5/31/2021a member who successfully establishes and completes a Speechcraft will earn 1 Glass Mug (Smedley Quote) (Item 366A).