Environmental Statesman Award (formerly "Paul Eastman Environmental Statesman Award" through 2011): This is the organizations highest Award, presented to Association members and individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service to the organization over a multi-year period.
Exceptional Service Award (formerly "Wendall McCurry Exception Service Award" through 2011): This Award is given to select members of the Association where exceptional service to the Association has been exhibited and they retire from state/interstate government.
Environmental Partnership Award (formerly "Elizabeth Jester Fellows Environmental Partnership Award" through 2011): This Award is presented those persons who have, throughout their careers, demonstrated a true and consistent willingness to work cooperatively with the States and with the various interested organizations to effect environmental improvement.
The Association is proud to bestow four key awards annually (click on each for more information and list of past recipients):
Young Professionals Award: Created in 2012, this award may be given up to two times annually to members selected by Association Leadership for their notable leadership or cotnributions to the work of an ACWA committee, task force and/or workgroup and their demonstrated potential for future leadership in ACWA.