2013 Summit Award Recipients
Six associations were honored with the 2013 Power of A Summit Awards, representing the very best characteristics and leadership in the association community.
Watch the video for each Summit Award winner below:
American Society of Hematology: The ASH Bridge Grant Award Program
Central Arizona Dental Society: Arizona Mission of Mercy
Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc.: Virtual BBB of Greater Los Angeles
Edison Electric Institute: EEI Mutual Assistance Partnership
National Safe Boating Council: “Ready, Set, Wear It!” Life Jacket World Record Day
Thurgood Marshall College Fund: The Annual Leadership Institute
The Power of A Awards
Entering your program for a Power of A Award is easy. This October at the 2013 Summit Awards Dinner, we will celebrate the most extraordinary contributions associations make to society.
In 2010, the Associations Advance America Awards and the Associations Make a Better World Awards became The Power of A Awards, the premier program honoring associations that exemplify how the association industry and professionals are essential to a stronger America and World.
Read more about judging criteria and apply for a Power of A Award online — www.asaecenter.org/pwraawards.
John Ganoe (Power of A Awards Judging Committee) Talks Power of A Campaign
Awards Categories / and what they mean
The Power to Enrich Lives: Does my association have a program improving society or promoting social responsibility? Is my association educating the public on an important issue?
The Power to Create a Competitive Workforce: Has my association created a widely adopted set of best practices for the profession or industry? Are we using a new technology (or existing technology in a new way) to improve society or the economy?
The Power to Prepare for the Future: Are we conducting research that is vital to society? Are we developing new strategies to make an important process more efficient or effective?
The Power to Innovate: Is my association developing new products or services benefiting communities and enrich society?
The Power to Make a Better World: Are we improving the world economy? Are we making the world a better place? Is my association based outside of the U.S. and making my home country better?