Each year, AWRA recognizes individuals, organizations, projects, state sections, and student chapters for outstanding leadership and service in the water resources profession. Individuals and organizations have an opportunity to nominate candidates in 10 different categories each spring, with awards presented during AWRA’s annual conference in the fall. AWRA membership is not required to make a nomination or receive an award except for the Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship and Fellow Member Award.
- Applications for the Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship are due April 17, 2020.
- Nominations for all other awards are due by May 8, 2020.
- Announcements for all awards and scholarship will take place in May 2020.
- The nomination period for the 2020 David R. Maidment Award for Exemplary Contributions to Water Resources Data is closed. The next nomination process for this award will begin in the fall of 2021.