2018 SCOPY Awards Application


ACG’s SCOPY: Service Award for Colorectal Cancer Outreach, Prevention & Year-Round Excellence recognizes the achievements of ACG members in their community engagement, education and awareness efforts for colorectal cancer prevention. ACG members are invited to submit examples of projects and programs that demonstrate outstanding creativity and commitment to spreading the potentially lifesaving message of the importance of colorectal cancer screening and prevention.

Projects and activities eligible for consideration include: any events, materials and outreach efforts sponsored, implemented or created between January 1, 2017 and May 31, 2017 to raise Colorectal Cancer Awareness. The College challenges you to rally your office staff, colleagues, fellows, and your most creative ideas in support of the ACG SCOPY Awards.

To learn more about the SCOPY Award

View the 2016 SCOPY Booklet

Award Criteria:

  • Scientific accuracy
  • Potential public health impact
  • Educational value
  • High number of online views
  • Originality


  • Submissions must be sponsored, implemented or created between January 1, 2017 and May 31, 2017.
  • Signed releases are required for everyone in video or photo
  • Videos should be 2 minutes or less
  • No trademark/copyright infringements, including the use of copyrighted music
  • No profanity/no nudity

To Apply:

To submit your application for the SCOPY Awards, please complete this form, and upload any images, videos or documents. For questions email: mediaonly@gi.org

  • Application:

  • This is how your organization's name will be recognized if you receive a SCOPY award (enter your organization, or your name, including suffix: examples: American College of Gastroenterology, or Jane Smith, MD, FACG and John Doe, MD
  • Contact Information:

  • Secondary Contact:

  • Description of Project:

  • Instructions: Describe the nature and scope of your colorectal cancer awareness activities, including the audience, key tactics and/or projects, as well as the impact or outcome of your efforts. If applicable, please describe the cost/resources required.
  • File Uploads:

    Once you click Submit below you will be redirected to a Dropbox page to upload your files