/Library//DiscoverAPWA/Resources/Awards/2016%20Awards/16PWXAwardsForm_Top10Nomination_updated.pdfTo view details about an award, click the "Criteria" button.  Use the "Nomination Form" button to get to the form you will need to complete and submit (in digital format) using the online submittal process. The final step of the nomination process is to submit online using the "Submit Online" button below, unless otherwise noted.  Click here for complete directions for submitting an award nomination. 

It is also possible to print all the awards' criteria or print all the awards' nomination forms.


Top 10 Public Works Leaders of the Year
Public Works Project of the Year
Public Works Project of the Year for Small Cities/Rural Communities
Presidential Award for Chapter Excellence (PACE)
 NOTE: Include the Chapter Best Practices Form with your submittal.


Professional Awards

Citation for Exemplary Service to Public Works
Diversity Exemplary Practices
Excellence in Snow and Ice Control
Exceptional Performance Awards (4 categories)
Management Innovation Award
Sustainability Practices Award
Technical Innovation Award

Members Awards

Chapter Membership Achievement Award      No nomination or submittal needed.
Charles Walter Nichols Award for Environmental Excellence
Community Involvement Award
Distinguished Service to Public Works Award
Donald C. Stone Award for Excellence in Education
Harry S. Swearingen Award for Outstanding Chapter Achievement and Excellence in Chapter Service
International Service Award
Professional Manager of the Year Award (9 categories)
(all categories use same Nomination Form and same Submit Online site)
          Administrative Management
          Engineering and Technology
          Facilities and Grounds
          Public Fleet
          Public Right-of-Way
          Public Works Emergency Management
          Solid Waste
          Water Resources

Young Leader Award