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Member Awards and Recognition

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Each year, APPA recognizes individual and institutional excellence and achievement through its awards program. The APPA Awards Program was established to:

  • Identify and encourage individual and institutional excellence in facilities management.
  • Encourage and promote active participation in APPA’s programs and services.

The 2022 Nominations and Application are now open and will close on December 15, 2021 at 11:59pm Eastern for both Institutional and Individual Awards.

Complete a submission by logging into your myAPPA account. Click on the myAPPA link at the top of the page.  In the right column of options, you’ll see myAwards Submissions.

Qualifications: Institution must be a member in Good Standing through the process of applying and acceptance of award.

Congratulations to our 2021 APPA awards recipients!

2021 Award for Excellence:
California State University San Marcos
University of Chicago
2021 Fellow –  J. Thomas Becker, P.E., CEFP, Thomas Jefferson University
2021 Meritorious Service – Elizabeth Clark, CEFP, Pennsylvania State University
2021 Pacesetter – Kim Case-Nichols, CEFP, University of Nevada Las Vegas
2021 Sustainability Innovation – University of New Hampshire (Northwest Heat Plant)
2021 Effective & Innovative Practices – California State University East Bay (Facilities Development and Operations [FD&O] Partners/Ambassadors
2021 Rex Dillow Award for Outstanding Article – Adam Lawver & Sean O’Connor, Michigan State University (Deploying Disruptive Technologies with a Disruptive Approach to Leadership)

Individual Awards

Institutional Awards