The NTA is making a change to two of our competition divisions, effective immediately for the 2018 Competition: All female competitors will now automatically be entered into the running for the Delia Akeley Award, at no extra charge. There will be no extra charge for those who compete for Best All Around in either theRead more »
USDA Approved Establishment Presentation at NTA Convention
Important information for any organization who currently is, or would like to become, a USDA Approved Establishment: Over the past year, USDA Veterinary Services, a division of the United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, has established a working group to update and improve the process for imports of restricted animalRead more »
June Contest: pre-register for the 2018 NTA Convention for a chance at a $250 Visa Gift Card!
June Contest: Pre-Register for the 2018 NTA Convention for a chance to win a $250 Visa Gift Card! Our May pre-registration contest was such a hit and appreciated by our members that we have decided to do it again in June! As an incentive to encourage pre-registration for the 2018 NTA Convention, Competition, & TradeRead more »
NEW Competition Award: NTA Virtuoso Award
The NTA is happy to announce the addition of a NEW bronze sculpture to the lineup of awards and prizes for this year’s NTA Convention! The new NTA Virtuoso Award is sponsored by PRO-1 Performance Chemicals, and comes with a $200.00 cash award! This award goes to the best display of excellence in “Molding andRead more »
Important Reminder: Convention Hotel & Banquet Deadlines
For those planning on attending the 47th Annual NTA Convention, Competition, & Trade Show, please be aware of the following important date: June 11th is the cutoff for our group rate at the Crown Plaza Hotel. Our group rate is $99.00/night per room. See the convention hotel page for more information or to make reservations.Read more »
May Contest: Pre-Register for the 2018 NTA Convention & You Could Win a $250 Visa Gift Card!
May Contest: Pre-Register for the 2018 NTA Convention for a chance to win a $250 Visa Gift Card! As an incentive to encourage pre-registration for the 2018 NTA Convention, Competition, & Trade Show, we will be awarding a $250 Visa Gift Card to one lucky registrant to the Convention! Simply register online for the ConventionRead more »
NTA Announces New Competitor’s Award for the 2018 NTA Competition
The National Taxidermists Association is excited to announce the addition of a Competitor’s Award to the lineup of NTA Awards and Prizes with a $5000.00 Cash Fund. This new award will be available at the 47th Annual NTA Convention, Competition, and Trade Show being held July 11-14 in Springfield, Illinois. To compete for this awardRead more »
2017 Competition Rule Changes
Please read the following announcement regarding changes to NTA Competition Rules voted on by the NTA Board of Directors.Read more »