Get Ready for the 2021 PMG Registry Awards!

Posted on 10/18/2021

Every year, PMG gives awards to the top sets in the PMG Registry. Ensure your set is at its best by 10 a.m. EST on December 1, 2021 to be automatically considered for awards. Winners will be announced January 7, 2022.

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) is excited for the 2021 PMG Registry Awards, and we hope you are too!

The PMG Registry is a free online platform where collectors register and display their PMG-certified notes and compete against other collectors around the world for recognition and prizes. This popular resource now boasts more than 16,000 sets and more than 82,000 registered notes.

Winners of PMG Registry Awards will receive a personalized plaque, an icon of recognition next to their PMG Registry set and a $500 PMG grading credit! On January 7, 2022, the winners will be announced at an event during the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Show.

The PMG Registry Awards are open to all PMG Registry participants. To participate in the PMG Registry, visit, register your PMG-certified notes and create a set. It’s free to join.

This year, winners will be selected in the following major award categories:

Competitive Set Awards

  • Best US Sets
    Awarded to three sets annually.

  • Best World Sets
    Awarded to three sets annually.

  • Best Presented Sets
    Awarded to three sets annually.
    US or World Sets with the best descriptive text and note images.

Overall Achievement Award

One Outstanding Collector will be awarded for Overall Achievement in PMG Registry Set Collecting.

Important Note:

Obscured sets will not be considered for any award type. If an owner of an obscured set wishes to compete for awards and have the rank of their set displayed, they must change their set from obscured to public by July 1, 2021.

The deadline to update your PMG Registry sets before they are considered for awards is 10 a.m. EST on December 1, 2021.

To join the free PMG Registry or update your PMG Registry sets, visit

Winners will be announced on January 7, 2022.

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