Awards Program Description and Benefits of Entering:
The Association Excellence Awards (AEA) is an annual program designed to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of state and local HBAs and executive officers in the field of association management. The awards program is twofold: the HBA Awards and the Individual Awards.
HBA Awards (Formerly Association Awards)
The HBA Awards offer a wide variety of category choices for all HBAs to enter. For more information, please see the HBA Entry General Criteria and Categories. The HBA Award categories are divided and judged by association size, so all associations have an opportunity to be recognized for their achievements.
HBA Awards Size Categories — based on total membership size, including affiliate members, on Dec. 31, 2013:
350 members or fewer
State association (any size)
The 2013 AEA - HBA Awards will open in early 2014. Please watch the weekly edition of the EOC Friday Morning e-Mail for updates.
For additional guidance, view previous years' winners: