Considerations for the application process:

  1. Have you considered adding testimonials to the essay portion of the application?
  2. Is your TOYA candidate EGSA Certified? There is still time to sit for the test! Visit for more details on the exam. (TOYA applicants MUST be EGSA Certified in order to be considered for the Award). 
  3. Do you have a great photo of the technician to share? If not, please take one for use in TOYA marketing materials and Powerline features.
  4. The application process will end on Friday, July 14, 2017. Give yourself plenty of time and apply as early as next week!


Applications are now being accepted!

The Technician of the Year Award (TOYA) is the EGSA Awards Program that honors 1 technician in North America annually. Our 2017 winner is slated to be present in Minneapolis, MN at the 2017 EGSA Fall Conference later this year.
The online application for the EGSA Technician of the Year Award (TOYA) is now available! Are you ready to submit?

The application process is simple. Visit this link to access the online application. Use your EGSA Member login and fill out the application. It is really that easy!

Our 2017 TOYA winner will be announced in Minneapolis, MN during our EGSA Fall Conference. Be prepared to submit your choice for the award between May 15 and July 14, 2017!

In September EGSA will honor our TOYA winner in style! From the travel, the event registration to lodging at the Hyatt will all be taken care of for the winner and a guest.

This TOYA is scheduled to kick-off as follows:


Application Announcement:

May 15, 2017


Application Period Ends:

July 14, 2017


Review of Applicants takes place:
July 17-28, 2017  


Final award winner will be notified:

August 4, 2017


Rest of the World Finds Out:
During the exciting announcement in 
Minneapolis, MN!

September 18, 2017


The EGSA Board of Directors would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support:

Kelly Generator and Equipment Logo 


Additional Horsepower Sponsors


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