Your awards, diplomas, and medals are something to be proud of. If you spent the money on engraving services to create a placard for your award, you’ll want to show it off properly. Be proud of what you've accomplished by creating a personalized display for your collection.
Classic Shelf Displays
Classic shelf displays are an effective way to show off your trophy and standing awards. It can be placed almost anywhere and will keep your awards at eye level so they are easy to be seen.
Medal Racks and Shadowboxes
Medal racks and shadowboxes are excellent for displaying medals that are still attached to their ribbons. They allow all the medal, as well as part of their ribbon, to be seen in a uniform and orderly display. Shadowboxes allow your awards to be placed against a felt background behind glass. You can fit several medals in a shadowbox, keeping them close at hand.
Professional framing is the most common method of displaying diplomas and certificates. Engraving services can attach a plate that states the date and location where the diploma was received. A professional frame and matte is the best way to accentuate the diploma, giving it the look of elegance and sophistication.
Display Arrangement at Graduation Party
If you are having a graduation party, create an awards table. This is a great place to display all of the awards that have been received in a simple display. Certificates can be laid out in front, while taller trophies can be set along the back of the table.
An Awards Case
Create an awards case out of an old store showcase. The staggered shelves allow you to display awards of all sizes without obstructing the view or hiding them behind one another. Because the awards case is glass, you can see the awards from many different angles.
There are several ways to display your academic awards and certifications. Be creative! Use one of the above or mix and match. Be proud of your achievements and put them in a place of honor in your home or office.