Service Award for Colorectal Cancer Outreach, Prevention & Year-Round Excellence

ACG’s SCOPY 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.

Application Details

Projects and activities eligible for consideration include: any events, materials, and outreach efforts sponsored, implemented, or created between January 1, 2021 and May 28, 2021 to raise colorectal cancer awareness. The deadline for submissions for the 2021 SCOPY Awards is May 28, 2021. To submit your application for the SCOPY Awards, please click the application submission button below to provide information about your project or activity and upload any photos, videos, images, or documents. Please send questions to mediaonly [at] gi [dot] org.

In light of the current pandemic, the College is highlighting four past SCOPY-winning projects that can be accomplished remotely to inspire this year’s CRC Month initiatives and show that critical CRC awareness messages can have an impact, even while community gatherings are not feasible.

Virtual Campaigns to Inspire SCOPY 2021 Activities

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, 2021 and May 28, 2021.
  • Signed releases are required for everyone in video or photo.
  • Videos should be two minutes or less.
  • No trademark/copyright infringements, including the use of copyrighted music.
  • No profanity/no nudity.
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