The Q’s OUTstanding Awards

Details coming soon.

Your 2018 OUTstanding Award Winners…

Prestigious Awards

Youth Achievement Award

Katherine Palmer Lifetime Achievement Award

Steve Loomis
As a gay man, Steve proudly served his country and is a decorated veteran. He conducted a ground breaking sexual harassment survey with emphasis on gays in command. He is a founding member of AVER—Bataan Chapter.
Stonewall Award

Bunnie Benton Cruse
Bunnie is 45 years old and is proud to be trans & Latina. Bunnie’s life has gone from homelessness, survival sex work & drug addiction to being an outspoken champion of the LGBTQ+ community.


    • OUTstanding Educator

    • OUTstanding First Responder

    • OUTstanding Medical Partner

    • OUTstanding LGBTIQ Leader

    • OUTstanding Healthcare Professional

    • OUTstanding Place for Pets

    • OUTstanding Public Official

    • OUTstanding Public or Social Worker

    • OUTstanding School

  • OUTstanding Social Influencer


    • OUTstanding Non-profit Organization

    • OUTstanding Place to Worship

    • OUTstanding Straight Ally

  • OUTstanding Youth Group

Personal Well Being

    • OUTstanding Barber

    • OUTstanding Day Spa

    • OUTstanding Make-Up Artist

    • OUTstanding Massage Therapist

    • OUTstanding Salon

  • OUTstanding Stylist


    • OUTstanding Local Business

    • OUTstanding Major Corporation

    • OUTstanding Real Estate Agent or Company

    • OUTstanding Restaurant

  • OUTstanding Store to Shop


    • OUTstanding Artist

    • OUTstanding Graphic Designer

  • OUTstanding Photographer


    • OUTstanding Bar or Nightclub

    • OUTstanding Bartender

    • OUTstanding DJ

    • OUTstanding Drag King

    • OUTstanding Drag Queen

    • OUTstanding Individual Entertainer

    • OUTstanding Performance Group

    • OUTstanding Vocalist

  • OUTstanding Youth Entertainer