Chapter Merit Awards

Chapter Merit Awards are presented to NUCA chapters that support members, our industry, and their communities with outstanding services, meetings and educational events, quality publications, outstanding advocacy efforts, and comphrensive websites.

Please read the entry guidelines below before submitting an application. 
Chapters may enter any of the following categories
Special Events Legislative / Government Relations
Educational Programs Periodical Publications & Annual Publications
Website Community Service - William H. Clausen Award
Outstanding Contribution by a Chapter President Outstanding Contribution by a Chapter Executive Director
Jeffrey Hanson Memorial Award

Judging and Award information:
  • A team of volunteers will judge all entries objectively.
  • Innovation, creativity, degree of success, accomplishment, impact on community and/or legislative process, if applicable, and professional enhancement and development will be taken into account. 
Additional Guidelines:
  • Chapters may enter multiple categories, and multiple submissions within categories.
  • Chapter events and activities must have taken place between January 1, 2022 and December 31, 2022 in order to be eligible.
Questions on submitting an application can be directed to Lauren Hensley or phone #703.358.9300.
2020 Chapter Award Winners
Special Events
NUCA of Colorado

Educational Programs
NUCA of Colorado


Legislative/Government Relations
NUCA of Pennsylvania

Periodical Publications
NUCA of Nebraska

Annual Publications
NUCA of Iowa

Outstanding Contribution by a Chapter President
NUCA of East Tennessee, David Hurst