Annual PSA Set Registry® Awards

Award Plaque

Do you have an award winning set? Find out by registering your set in the PSA Set Registry.

Each year if warranted, the number one sets in the following categories will receive an engraved plaque and a Gold Award icon by his or her set listing in the registry:

  2022 Best Collection of the Year

  2022 Best Set of the Year

  2022 Rookie of the Year - Best New Set of the Year

  2022 Best Pre-War Vintage Baseball Set of the Year

  2022 Best Post-War Vintage Baseball Set of the Year (1948-1959)

  2022 Best Vintage Baseball Set of the Year

  2022 Best Modern Baseball Set of the Year

  2022 Best Vintage Basketball Set of the Year

  2022 Best Modern Basketball Set of the Year

  2022 Best Vintage Football Set of the Year (pre-1960)

  2022 Best Vintage Football Set of the Year

  2022 Best Modern Football Set of the Year

  2022 Best Pre-War Vintage Hockey Set of the Year

  2022 Best Vintage Hockey Set of the Year

  2022 Best Modern Hockey Set of the Year

  2022 Best TCG Magic: The Gathering Set of the Year

  2022 Best TCG Pokemon Set of the Year

  2022 Best TCG Yu-Gi-Oh! Set of the Year

  2022 Best Vintage Miscellaneous Sports Set of the Year

  2022 Best Modern Miscellaneous Sports Set of the Year

  2022 Best Vintage Player Set of the Year

  2022 Best Modern Player Set of the Year

  2022 Best Topps Specialty Set of the Year

  2022 Best Overall Specialty Set of the Year

  2022 Best Regional Set of the Year

  2022 Best Oddball Set of the Year

  2022 Best Unopened Pack Set of the Year

  2022 Best 19th Century Vintage Non-Sports Set of the Year (pre-1900)

  2022 Best Pre-War Vintage Non-Sports Set of the Year (1900-1947)

  2022 Best Vintage Non-Sports Set of the Year (1948-1959)

  2022 Best Vintage Non-Sports Set of the Year

  2022 Best Modern Non-Sports Set of the Year

  2022 Best Ticket Set of the Year

  2022 Best Single-Signed Baseball Set of the Year

  2022 Best PSA/DNA Autograph Set of the Year

  2022 Best Game-Used Bat Set of the Year

  2022 Best Digital Album of the Year

  2022 "Best of the Registry" Winners
In addition, the collector with the finest current set that is at least 95% complete in the vintage set categories (pre-1970), 100% complete in the modern set categories (1970-present), or in the case of player and mega sets, have 1,000 or more cards registered in one set, will receive a "Best of the Registry" icon by his or her set listing in the registry. Sets within the TCG category are not separated by vintage/modern. All TCG sets that are ranked #1 and at least 95% complete qualify. (Certificates will be gladly printed and mailed at the winner's request.)

  HOF   PSA Set Registry Hall of Fame
To recognize those All-Time Finest sets we will be inducting a number of all-time great sets into the PSA Set Registry Hall of Fame every year. Hall of Fame collections and the contest winners will be selected based on a vote of sportscard experts.

  10 Year Anniversary
Special tribute is paid to any collector whose set has won an award for being ranked number one 10 years in a row.

The deadline for the 2022 awards is Friday, May 27, 2022. All sets must be registered and updated no later than 5pm EST (2pm PST). Please plan ahead when sending potential set registry cards and tickets to PSA for grading. We do not extend the deadline for any reason.