Award Categories and Criteria
Do you know someone who is doing a great job? Goes above and beyond the call of duty? Has your system achieved excellence this year, or overcome some amazing challenges? Give recognition where it is due by completing our Awards Nomination Form.
Awards are presented at each Spring Conference.
Eligible nominees must be affiliated with a system member in good standing.
WE ACCEPT NOMINATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:
MANAGER OF THE YEAR: Recognition for an office manager, distribution system
manager, water treatment plant manager, wastewater treatment plant manager, etc., for
outstanding performance in managing a rural water/ wastewater system.
ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR: Recognition for an administrative
employee of a rural water/wastewater system for outstanding performance in office
management and procedures.
WATER SYSTEM OPERATIONS SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR: Recognition for a State
of Indiana Certified Operator who is actively working for a rural water system and has
demonstrated outstanding leadership ability/accomplishments in drinking water.
WASTEWATER SYSTEM OPERATIONS SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR: Recognition for
a State of Indiana Certified Operator who is actively working for a rural wastewater
system and has demonstrated outstanding leadership ability / accomplishments in
PRESIDENT'S CHOICE AWARD: Recognition for outstanding performance – can be
awarded to any individual, agency, vendor or vendor employee, AIRW staff or board
STEWARD OF THE ENVIRONMENT AWARD: This award honors the work of
individuals who demonstrate leadership abilities in the water/wastewater field. Indiana
wants to recognize exceptional rural water/ wastewater advocates that stand out from the
pack because of their commitment to rural water issues and or their passion for the job.
Submit a Nomination!