Design Contest Coins

The first TEC Design Contest was in 1993.  The second was in 2006 and it has been an annual event since. All active General, Junior, Associate, Life & Honorary TEC Members are invited to submit their entries based on the theme chosen. The winner is chosen by the judging panel..  The winner receives 25 elongated cents with their design, a set of a quarter, dime, nickel and cent of their design, one free year of TEC Membership and the chance to be on the judging panel for the following years contest.

Year Theme Denomination Designer Engraver Roller
1993 Centennial Elongated Coins Penny Bill Manifold

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2006 TECs 40th Anniversary Penny Benjamin Gastfriend Brad Ream Brad Ream

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2007 Elongated Friendship & Collecting Around The World Penny Roseane Drapcat Brad Ream Brad Ream

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2008 Anything, Everything Is Possible Penny Scott Mueller Jim Kilcoyne Jim Kilcoyne

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2009 Life and Times of Lincoln Penny Don Berry Tennibac Engraving Tyler Tyson
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2010 The Literature of Mark Twain Penny Paul Conner SMS Engraving Tyler Tyson
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2011 Benjamin Franklin: In Search of a Better World Penny Danielle Kitteredge SMS Engraving Tyler Tyson
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2012 The Novels of Charles Dickens: Satire and Social Justice Penny Danielle Kitteredge Lee Bowser Vicky and Lee Bowser
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2013 Oh, The Places We’ll Go Penny Danielle Kitteredge  Lee Bowser  Vicky Bowser
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2014 Celebrating Space Exploration and Science Fiction Penny Uni Marbutt  Lee Bowser  Vicky Bowser
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2015 Not All Best Friends are People Penny Paul Conner
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