Website Awards
Keith Larson

These awards are from other stamp collectors and webmasters who recognize SOSSI for the philatelic value added to the internet.


Webmaster Awards <> Philatelic Awards


Glassine Surfer Classic Site
Stamp Collecting's Classic Sites

These sites are "Stamp Collecting's Classic Sites" and cover their topics like no others.  Each site is a blend of quality content, demonstrating outstanding knowledge of the topic, and quality design based on the site's usability, dependability and creativity.  The Glassine Surfer



View FIP Website Results 2001

As a continuation of its program to encourage and promote all forms of philatelic literature, Leave SOSSI SiteFédération Internationale de Philatélie (the International Philatelic Federation or FIP) is providing for an annual evaluation of philatelic Web sites.  The showcase for the 2001 results was announced in Copenhagen, Denmark at HAFNIA '01, 16-21 October.  The evaluation was completed by a panel of seven accredited literature jurors from six countries, who made the SOSSI web site Hors Concours.  Leave SOSSI SiteFIP 2001 Awards List.



Philtema 2001 Award
PHILTEMA 2001

PHILTEMA was the 10th annual international exhibition of Scout thematic philately held in Cinisello Balsamo, Italy from February 22-25, 2001.  The judges awarded the SOSSI web site a Gold Award for Scout Philatelic Literature.



Japhila Philatelic site
TOP LINK OF THE WEEK

I added today your famous website to Japhila Philatelic online magazine, www.japhila.cz, as TOP LINK OF THE WEEK.
Best wishes, Breta Janik, Exponet Forum



Best Philatelic Web Site
FIP Best Philatelic Web Site

As a continuation of its program to encourage and promote all forms of philatelic literature, Leave SOSSI SiteFédération Internationale de Philatélie (the International Philatelic Federation or FIP) is providing for an annual evaluation of philatelic Web sites. The showcase for the 2000 results was ESPAÑA 2000, held in Madrid, 6-14 October.  The evaluation was completed by a panel of seven accredited literature jurors from six countries, who awarded the SOSSI web site the Best Philatelic Web Site Award.  Leave SOSSI SiteFIP 2000 Awards List.



MIDAPHIL 2000 Award

The MIDAPHIL 2000 Committee extends our appreciation and congratulations to the philatelic websites that entered our 2000 competition.  This was in conjunction with the MIDAPHIL National Stamp Show held on October 13-15, 2000 in Lenexa, Kansas.  The judges awarded the SOSSI web site a Gold Award with "Special Prize" indicating a highly-recommended site.  Leave SOSSI SiteMIDAPHIL 2000 Awards List



APS StampShow 2000 Vermeil Award in Philatelic Literature

STAMPSHOW 2000 was sponsored by the Leave SOSSI SiteAmerican Philatelic Society.  It was held from August 24-27, 2000 in the Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, Rhode Island.  The Literature Exhibition judges panel awarded the SOSSI web site a Vermeil Award in Philatelic Literature, Handbook category.



MIDAPHIL 99 Grand Award MIDAPHIL 99 Gold Award

We are pleased to announce the honors awarded to the website entries in the 1999 competition produced in conjunction with the MIDAPHIL National Stamp Show held on October 22-24, 1999 in Lenexa, Kansas.  Leave SOSSI SiteMIDAPHIL 99 Awards List



Top 5 Websites
With Special Prize

In 1999 the Leave SOSSI SiteFédération Internationale de Philatélie conducted the first of a once-per-year evaluation process of those philatelic Web sites whose webmasters or sponsoring organizations wished to participate.  Leave SOSSI SiteFIP 1999 Awards List



Stamp Collecting's Best of the Net

"The Stamp Collecting Guidesite at About.com is proud to award the About.com 'Best of the Net' award to you and your SOSSI web site.  It was selected because yours is a terrific mix of quality content, demonstrating outstanding knowledge of the topic, and quality design based on the site's usability, dependability and creativity.  Your site is among the first ten Stamp Collecting 'Best of The Net' awards."  [About.com Stamp Collecting by Mike Mills no longer exists as of 10/2001]



Francis Chan's Site

Scouts on Stamps Society International
"A society for scouts stamps collectors.  Those who are looking for a theme (topical) to collect might also like to take a look at this site.  It have tons of information on the subject including some articles on exhibiting.  A wonderful site!"



StudyWeb

Scouts on Stamps Society Internationalhas been selected as a featured site in StudyWeb, www.studyweb.com, as one of the best educational resources for stamp collecting on the web by our Researchers.  These pages were nominated for inclusion and review: