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The application deadline is Monday, September 30, 2019

NACWA is pleased to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 National Environmental Achievement Award (NEAA) program. The NEAA program honors individuals and Member Agencies that have made significant contributions through outstanding advocacy or innovative projects that positively impact the environment, their utility, their community, NACWA, and/or the clean water industry.

Categories for the NEAA Individual Achievement Awards include Public Service; Distinguished Service; Utility Leadership; and Environment. Member Agency NEAA categories include: Watershed Collaboration; Water Resources Utility of the Future; Research & Technology; Operations & Environmental Performance; Public Service; Workforce Development; and Public Information & Education.  Eligibility and criteria for each award category, as well as the general guidelines and application checklists, can be viewed via the tabs above.

Honorees are selected by the Association’s Awards Committee, with individual and agency honorees recognized during NACWA’s annual Winter Conference – with the exception of Federal Public Service honorees, who are recognized in the spring during Water Week and the National Water Policy Forum & Fly-In.

Get Recognized
NACWA’s National Environmental Achievement Awards program acknowledges individuals and Member Agencies that continually strive to make a positive impact on the environment.  It is through its NEAA program, that NACWA celebrates those outstanding individuals and innovative Member Agency programs and initiatives that exemplify environmental stewardship and a dedication to the clean water industry.