Annual

Awards

Each year, Houston Safari Club Foundation recognizes excellence in hunting and conservation among our members. Our member hunting and photo awards recipients are recognized at our awards and banquet event Thursday, January 16, 2025. Enter yourself for an award or nominate a qualified candidate today!

HSCF ANNUAL HUNTING & PHOTO AWARDS BANQUET
Thursday, January 16, 2025
The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center


2025 HSCF Annual Hunting Awards

Celebrate your hunting memories and achievements in our annual hunting award contest. Awards are presented in several categories. Entrants must be an HSCF member when the animal was taken to enter. Winners will be acknowledged at the HSCF awards event. Only $30.00 per entry!

Deadline: December 2, 2024

Hunting Award Rules  


2025 HSCF Annual Photography Awards

Share your best visual memories of experiences in the great outdoors. Send us your photos which best represent wild places and wild adventures. Entrants must be an HSCF member when the photo was taken to enter. Winners to be acknowledged at our annual awards event. The winners of each category will receive a trophy and a $50 Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s gift card. 

Deadline: December 2, 2024

Photography Award Rules 


Become an Awards Sponsor Today!

Your support makes it possible for Houston Safari Club Foundation to continue its vital efforts in education and conservation. 

To learn more, contact [email protected]

Sponsorship Opportunities


HSCF ANNUAL WORLDWIDE
HUNTING EXPO & CONVENTION AWARDS 

(Deadline: November 1st; presented in January)

 

HSCF Conservationist of the Year Award

Each year, the Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) honors an exceptional champion of conservation through its HSCF Conservationist of the Year Award. This award recognizes individuals or organizations exemplifying a true servant’s heart for conservation. Nominees are considered for their conservation works related to education, advocacy, legislation, policy, environmental activities, and the protection and preservation of wildlife and habitat.

Nominations may be made by and for individuals or organizations. The HSCF Board of Directors will make the final selection of the award winner. No monetary award will be given to the recipient of the award.  The winner will be recognized for this achievement with the presentation of this award at our annual convention. 

Please review the rules and submit your nominee for consideration to [email protected]

Conservationist of the Year Award Criteria & Form


HSCF Hunter of the Year Awards

Each year, HSCF recognizes the highest achievers in several categories. The winners will be recognized for this achievement with the presentation of this award at our annual convention. 

Please review the rules and submit yourself or someone you know for consideration to [email protected]


The HSCF Byron G. Sadler International Bowhunting Award 

BYRON G. SADLER BOWHUNTING AWARD: RULES      

BYRON G. SADLER BOWHUNTING AWARD: FORM    


The HSCF Outstanding Achievement in Hunting Award: Youth 

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN HUNTING: YOUTH – RULES      

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN HUNTING: YOUTH – FORM    


The HSCF Outstanding Achievement in Hunting Award: Female

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN HUNTING: FEMALE – RULES   

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN HUNTING: FEMALE – FORM   


The HSCF Outstanding Achievement in Hunting Award: Male 

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN HUNTING: MALE – RULES     

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN HUNTING: MALE – FORM     


The HSCF Outfitter of the Year Award

The Outfitter of the Year is recognized by HSCF members and peers as being passionate about their occupation and conservation. The candidate demonstrates excellence in customer service, reliability, and performance and is a consistent supporter of HSCF and its mission.

OUTFITTER OF THE YEAR – RULES  

Please review the rules and submit your nominee for consideration to [email protected]!


HSCF Hunting & Photography Award Winners: 2023

Congratulations to all the winners!
Click below for the 2023 HSCF Award Winners.

Hunting Winners Photography Winners


To learn more, contact the HSCF office at 713.623.8844.


Title Sponsor

 
Space City Services
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SPONSOR
 


HSCF Hunting & Photo Award Sponsors

 
Ormston
BRONZE
SPONSOR
Ruple Properties
GOLD
SPONSOR
Ruple Land/Compass
GOLD
SPONSOR
UMTOPI 1
BRONZE
SPONSOR
RC

4 Branches

DEA Ranch

Acropolis
GOLD
SPONSOR
Ashnell
GOLD
SPONSOR
Boyds

cedar hollow ranch

LESTER
GOLD
SPONSOR
epic hunting safari

Ginger & Terry Rathert
GOLD
SPONSOR
Wildlife Partners, LLC


Capital Farm Credit

Conroe Taxidermy – Mike Simpson
BRONZE
SPONSOR
 


 

Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a non-profit organization, exempt from federal income tax, under section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. The charitable deduction for contributions to HSCF is the cash amount of the contribution, less the value of goods and services received, to the extent permitted by law. HSCF EIN 74-2177975. Please contact your tax advisor concerning deductibility of any payments as business deductions. HSCF is an independent organization, is not affiliated with Safari Club International (SCI) or its affiliates and is not a chapter or affiliate of any other organization.