Service to the Water Industry Award
List of 2018 recipients (PDF)
Purpose of the Award: To recognize those organization members who have provided valuable support for AWWA programs and goals through their long-standing Association membership.
The Award: A suitable metal plate mounted on a wooden plaque signifying membership in one of three categories--50 years, 75 years, or 100 years.
Frequency of the Award: As deserved.
Eligibility for the Award: Any AWWA organization member in good standing who has maintained such membership for the requisite total of 50, 75, or 100 years.
Entry Requirements: None.
Nomination Procedure: AWWA Headquarters will identify eligible awardees by October 1, prior to the year in which the awards are to be presented and notify the secretary of the section in which the headquarters of the organization member is located. AWWA sections may also forward the names of other organization members not identified by AWWA Headquarters if the section believes the nominee is eligible for this award. These names should be sent to AWWA Headquarters prior to November 15th, and will be verified by AWWA Headquarters for eligibility for the award.
Nomination or Submission Deadlines: November 15.
Award Committee Membership: None.
Method of Selecting Award Recipient: A report on eligible awardees will be forwarded to the Executive Manager by the Customer Service Group on October 1 each year containing verification of awardees' current membership in good standing, original joining date, and the length of organization membership--50, 75, or 100 years.
Award Presentation: Companies reaching this milestone will be recognized at the American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exhibition. The award plaque will be mailed to the individual designated by the organization receiving recognition.
List of 2017 Recipients (PDF)