The BC Water & Waste Association presents awards to individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievements in the water and wastewater industry and for their commitment and support to the BCWWA. 

 


 

INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE 

 

These awards recognize leaders and innovators in the water and wastewater sector in British Columbia or the Yukon. Awards are announced every year at the BCWWA Annual Conference & Trade Show in the spring.

 

Excellence in Operations:

 

Excellence in the Water and Waste Industry: Victor M. Terry Operator Award

Recognizes ingenuity and proficiency in facility operations and/or maintenance.

Criteria:

  • A current EOCP-certified operator in BC or the Yukon
  • Has demonstrated cumulative achievements over several years in proficient and improved facility operations and/or maintenance
  • Is recognized as a role model and leader

 

Nomination Status: CLOSED

 

 
Leadership & Innovation:

 

Excellence and Innovation in the Water and Waste Industry Award

Recognizing innovation and excellence that advances the water and waste industry.

Criteria:

  • An individual or group based in BC or the Yukon
  • Has demonstrated cumulative achievements over several years. Examples include: technology, innovation, relationship-building, leadership, new legislation, research, planning or policy

 

Nomination Status: CLOSED

 

AWWA George Warren Fuller Award

Recognizing sound engineering and leadership skills, and distinguished service to the water industry.

Criteria:

  • A current member of AWWA
  • Has demonstrated outstanding leadership or made a significant contribution to the advancement of the water industry

 

Learn about the 2019 Industry Award recipients

 


 

SERVICE TO THE BCWWA

 

These awards recognize individuals and organizations that have consistently and meaningfully contributed to and supported the work of the BCWWA over many years. They have enabled the Association to make positive change in the water industry, and helped create and deliver valuable programs and services to their fellow members. The BCWWA values their contributions, and through these awards celebrates and recognizes them.

 

Outstanding Contribution to the BCWWA: Stanley S. Copp Award

Recognizing outstanding and continued service to the BCWWA.

Criteria:

  • A current member of the BCWWA
  • Has contributed actively, continuously and meaningfully to the BCWWA over the last ten years (eg. committee, board, project, etc.)
  • Has volunteered in a leadership role

 

 

Outstanding Contribution to the BCWWA: Group or Organization Award

Recognizing significant corporate or collective contribution to the success of the BCWWA.

Criteria:

  • Has supported significant employee time on BCWWA Board, committees or projects
  • Has supported employee membership with the BCWWA or its affiliated organizations

 

 

  • Outstanding Contribution to the BCWWA: Young Professional Award

Recognizing significant corporate or collective contribution to the success of the BCWWA.

Criteria:

  • Current member of the BCWWA
  • Industry professional with less than 10 years’ working experience, or age 35 and under
  • Contributed actively, continuously and meaningfully to the BCWWA over the last year (ex. Committee, project, etc.)

 

 

5S: Select Society of Sanitary Sludge Shovelers

Recognizing outstanding meritorious service - above and beyond the call of duty - to the BCWWA.

Criteria:

  • A current member of the BCWWA
  • Has contributed actively, continuously and meaningfully to the BCWWA over the last three to five years (eg. committee, project, etc.)

  

Nomination Status: OPEN

Submit your nomination here!

Nomination Deadline: March 6, 2020

 

 

  • WEF Bedell Award

Acknowledging extraordinary personal service to a WEF Member Association.

Criteria: 

  • Member of the Water Environment Federation
  • Organizational leadership, administrative service, membership activity, stimulation of technical functions, or similar participation.

 

Learn about the 2019 Service Award recipients


PAST RECIPIENTS

 

Current Awards:

5S Award

Outstanding Contribution to the BCWWA: Stanley S. Copp Award 

Outstanding Contribution: Group or Organization Award

Excellence in the Water and Waste Industry: Victor M. Terry Operator Award

Excellence and Innovation in the Water and Waste Industry Award

AWWA George Warren Fuller Award

WEF Bedell Award

 

Retired Awards:

Bridge Building Award

Corporate Recognition Award

Decentralized Wastewater Management Award

Leadership in Water Sustainability Award

Personal Recognition Award

Small Water Systems Award

WEF Hatfield Operator Award

 

Questions? Contact us at contact@bcwwa.org or call 604-433-7824.