The Water Quality Association annually recognizes individuals in the water quality improvement industry. Winners are selected from nominations submitted by WQA's members. Every member of WQA is eligible to nominate or be nominated.

Nominations are evaluated against each individual award criteria, winners are then chosen by the Board of Governors and announced at the following year's WQA Convention & Exposition. Please note that each award may not always be awarded each year. To nominate individuals, please use our nomination formThe call for nominations will remain open through October 11, 2017.

WQA's annual leadership awards include: