Awards Overview

The NAHB Professional Women in Building Awards is an annual program designed to recognize PWB members and HBA staff for their outstanding programs, services and contributions to the building industry.

There are four main categories: Local Council Project Awards, Individual Leadership Awards, Women of the Future Education and Member Travel Grants, and the PWB Spike Membership Competition. Entry into the PWB Spike Membership Competition is automatic and does not require an application or fee.

Entry Fees

  • Council Project Awards: A one-time contribution of $125 to the Building Hope Scholarship Fund covers multiple council entries. Visa, MasterCard and American Express payments are accepted.
  • Individual Awards, Grants and PWB Spike Membership Competition: No entry fees.

How to Apply


Review the following materials to help you prepare an award-winning entry.