Excellence in Water Resources Protection and Planning Award - in its 40th year, the new jersey section of the american water resources association (NJ-AWRA) is proud to announce its call for nominations for the "Excellence in water resources protection and planning award". The award will recognize completed or nearly completed projects that are unique, exemplify high standards and demonstrate multiple public and private stakeholder accomplishments -embodying the spirit that is the NJ-AWRA. These awards will be presented at our Annual Water's New Year's Eve Dinner.
Peter Homack Award - Peter Homack is remembered as an outstanding engineer, an inspiring leader and a dedicated supporter of his many educational, environmental and technical interests – foremost among them, water resources. He was instrumental in founding the New Jersey Section, serving as Secretary, Vice President and President. His interest in people, his knowledge of water resources, his advocacy of causes he believed in and his commitment to ensuring that institutions and organizations he cared about would thrive and endure, made Peter Homack a most exemplary member of AWRA. The New Jersey Section recognizes him each year with this award, presented to an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the field of water resources. The Peter Homack Award is presented at our annual meeting, held in December.
NJ-AWRA President's Award - In 2005, the board established the President’s Award to recognize a member who has made outstanding contributions to the Section. The first recipient of the award was Robert Hordon, professor at Rutgers University and a founding member of NJ-AWRA. The President's Award is also presented at our annual meeting, held in December.