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2013 AWARDS Due by September 27th 2013

posted Sep 6, 2013, 6:03 PM by Cwea Dams   [ updated Jan 22, 2015, 5:09 PM ]


The nomination forms for the 2013 Annual CWEA Awards Program are posted online and should be used to submit award nominations for the CWEA-DAMS Awards Program.  Download and use the most current nomination forms from the CWEA website at: Applicants using old forms will be disqualified.  Completed forms are due September 27, 2013.

DAMS Awards Include:

  • Outhouse Award
  • Administrative Support of the Year

            * DAMS Awards are not submitted to CWEA for state level awards. Only 3 copies are needed.

CWEA Award Categories Include:

  • Collection Systems: Person of the Year  
  • Collection Systems: PICK - Professionalism, Ingenuity, Contribution, Knowledge
  • Collection Systems: System of the Year
  • Collection Systems: Richard D. Pomeroy Award
  • Collection Systems: Ambassadors, Golden Manhole
  • Gimmicks& Gadgets: Gimmick/Gadget of the Year   
  • Electrical/Instrumentation: Person of the Year
  • E&R: Engineering Achievement of the Year  
  • E&R: Research Achievement of the Year  
  • Laboratory: Person of the Year
  • Laboratory: Crystal Crucible
  • Mechanical Technology:  Mechanical Technician of the Year
  • Operations: Operator of the Year 
  • Plant - Overall: Plant of the Year
  • Pretreatment Pollution Prevention & Storm water: Person of the Year
  • Public Education: Film Festival (held every 3 years)
  • Public Education: Newsletter of the Year
  • Public Education: Person of the Year
  • Public Education: Program of the Year
  • Quarter Century Recognition (New Award! Anyone with 25+ years in the water/wastewater field)
  • Safety: Plant of the Year
  • Supervisors: Supervisor of the Year
  • Select Society of Sanitary Sludge Shovelers: 5S Nominations
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Student Paper Competition
  • Outstanding Young Professional of the Year


Please submit six (6) copies of each nomination form packet.  Completed nomination packets need to be received by CWEA-DAMS Past President Nikki Flores no later than September 27, 2013 by mail or hand delivery to:

CWEA-DAMS Awards Program

C/O Big Bear Area Regional Wastewater Agency

Attention: Nikki Flores

P.O. Box 517, 122 Palomino Drive

Big Bear City, CA  92314.

If you do not receive a confirmation call/email by October 5 or if you have any questions, please contact Nikki Flores at (909) 584-4527 or by email at

Cwea Dams,
Sep 6, 2013, 6:03 PM