Applications for the 2022 Power of Associations Awards have closed. The 2022 Summit Awards will be celebrated at the Summit Awards on September 29, 2022 at the National Building Museum. Six associations will be selected to receive Power of Associations Summit Awards, ASAE’s highest honor for associations that go above and beyond their everyday mission to undertake initiatives that benefit America and the world.

Webinar Recording: Behind the Curtain of ASAE’s Power of Associations Awards: What you need to know before you apply

2021 Summit Award Winners

National Waste & Recycling Association

Arlington, VA
Program: Multi-Jurisdictional Advocacy Response to COVID-19’s Massive Challenges; 120 Wins in the First 30 Days

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Greeting Card Association

Denver, CO
Program: Black Makers Pitch Program

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Zonta International

Oak Brook, IL
Program: Ending Child Marriage

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American College of Emergency Physicians

Irving, TX
Program: COVID-19 Field Guide: A Valuable Tool for Frontline Clinicians

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Cook County Farm Bureau

Countryside, IL
Program: Food Pantry Support

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Washington, DC
Program: Stemming the Tide: Laboratory Medicine Changes the Course of COVID-19

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  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry/AAPD Foundation
    Chicago, IL
    Program: Access to Care/Child Oral Health Pandemic Readiness
  • American College of Rheumatology
    Atlanta, GA
    Program: School Health Outreach Project (Let’s Talk “SHOP”)
  • American Geophysical Union
    Washington, DC
    Program: AGU Ethics and Equity Center
  • American Nephrology Nurses Association
    Pitman, NJ
    Program: ANNA COVID-19 Surge Support Project and Map
  • American Psychological Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: Psychology Addresses the COVID-19 Mental Health Challenge
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
    Rockville, MD
    Program: Free ASHA Learning Pass
  • Chicago Association of REALTORS
    Chicago, IL
    Program: Diversity Committee (The D77)
  • Home Builders Association of Iowa
    Des Moines, IA
    Program: Build My Future
  • Household & Commercial Products Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: COVID-19 Advocacy Efforts
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
    Arlington, VA
    Program: IDSA COVID-19 Virtual Media Briefing Series
  • Medical Society of Virginia
    Richmond, VA
    Program: SafeHaven
  • National Association of Chain Drug Stores
    Arlington, VA
    Program: COVID-19 Pharmacy and Public Empowerment Campaign
  • National Association of REALTORS®
    Chicago, IL
    Program: REALTORS® Are Good Neighbors/Good Neighbor Awards
  • National Beer Wholesalers Association
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: Distributors Against Human Trafficking
  • National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
    Bethesda, MD
    Program: Keep Up The Rates
  • National Funeral Directors Association
    Brookfield, WI
    Program: COVID-19 Consumer Outreach through Remembering A Life
  • National League of Cities
    Washington, DC
    Program: Cities are Essential Campaign
  • National Retail Federation
    Washington, DC
    Program: Small Business Spotlight program
  • NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement
    Herndon, VA
    Program: NIGP: The Institute of Public Procurement Pathways Program
  • Ohio Society of CPAs
    Columbus, OH
    Program: Crossing Bridges
  • PCMA
    Chicago, IL
    Program: Digital Event Strategist Course and Certification
  • Scenic America
    Washington, DC
    Program: National Scenic Byways Program funding
  • Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
    Washington, DC
    Program: Access to COVID Vaccines for Pregnant People
  • Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery
    Washington, DC
    Program: Get Ahead of Stroke®
  • Water Environment Federation
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: WEF InFLOW (Introducing Future Leaders to Opportunities in Water)
  • The AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)/ Capital Association Management (CAM)
    Washington, DC
    Program: Enhancing Local Building Ordinances Campaign
  • Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: Building Trust through Diversity, Health Care Equity, & Inclusion in Internal Medicine Training
  • American Chemistry Council
    Washington, DC
    Program: Future of STEM Scholars Initiative
  • American Forest & Paper Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: AF&PA Rolls Out Advocacy with a “We Can Do It” Spirit
  • American Physician Scientists Association
    Westford, MA
    Program: Virtual Summer Research Program (VSRP)
  • American Public Transportation Association (APTA)
    Washington, DC
    Program: Moving the Nation Through Crisis
  • American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy
    Waukesha, WI
    Program: Patient Education Program
  • AOAC International
    Rockville, MD
    Program: AOAC Research Institute’s COVID-19 ERV Program
  • Association for Information Systems
    Atlanta, GA
    Program: Information Systems Global Inclusivity Scholarship & Grant Program
  • Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM)
    Chicago, IL
    Program: ASCM Global Workforce Development Initiative
  • Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
    Arlington, VA
    Program: Advocacy Campaign to Secure COVID-19 Emergency Supplemental Funding for Governmental Public Health Jurisdictions
  • Building Owners and Managers Association of Georgia
    Atlanta, GA
  • California Water Environment Association (CWEA)
    Oakland, CA
    Program: The State of COVID in California, CWEA’s Year-Long Education Campaign for Wastewater Professionals
  • CompTIA
    Downers Grove, IL
    Program: + Means Support (Free IT Training)
  • Illinois Park and Recreation Association (IPRA)
    La Grange, IL
    Program: IPRA’s Safe Zone Conversations
  • IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)
    Montvale, NJ
    Program: Blockchain 101 by IMA
  • Insured Retirement Institute
    Washington, DC
    Program: 5-Point Plan to Reduce COVID-19 Related Retirement Anxiety
  • LeadingAge Florida
    Tallahassee, FL
    Program: Protecting the Frail: Leading Through a Pandemic
  • National Association of REALTORS®
    Chicago, IL
    Program: REALTORS® Commitment to Excellence (C2EX) Program
  • National Association of REALTORS®
    Chicago, IL
    Program: Campaign to Advance Fair Housing and Racial Equity
  • National Association of State Boating Law Administrators
    Lexington, KY
    Program: Operation Dry Water
  • National Parent Teacher Association (National PTA)
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: COVID-19 Relief Grant Funding
  • New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies
    Hamilton Township, NJ
    Program: School Based Youth Services Program Advocacy Initiative
  • New Jersey Society of CPAs (NJCPA)
    Roseland, NJ
    Program: Passage of the Pass-Through Business Alternative Income Tax (BAIT) Act
  • Textile Rental Services Association
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: Ensuring Acknowledgment as Essential to Public Health
  • U.S. Travel Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: Advocacy Efforts
  • U.S. Travel Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: Let’s Go There
  • U.S. Travel Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: National Travel and Tourism Week
  • Water Environment Federation
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: Brave Blue World
  • Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®)
    Milwaukee, WI
    Program: WOCN® Ostomy Education Day
  • World Council of Enterostomal Therapists®
    Westford, MA
    Program: The WCET® NNGF® Twinning Project
  • Yoga Alliance
    Arlington, VA
    Program: Advancing Yoga Teachers’ Ability to Serve the Public Throughout COVID-19