The ASAE Summit Awards will take place virtually on September 30 from 6-7:30pm EDT. Tickets are complimentary and sponsorship opportunities are available. This year’s virtual experiences will offer attendees featured options such as a cooking demonstration, mixology class, live music by Keb’ Mo’, an American blues musician and five-time Grammy Award winner, comedy by Kasha Patel and Robert Mac. All musical entertainment has been provided by Nashville and Music City Center.

Thank you to the host committee and all the organizations that sponsored the Power of A Summit Awards celebration

Six associations will be selected to receive a 2020 Power of A Summit Award, ASAE’s highest honor for associations that go above and beyond their everyday mission to undertake initiatives that benefit America and the world.

2020 Summit Award Winners

American Council of Life Insurers

Washington, DC
Program: Passage of The SECURE Act

American Geophysical Union

Washington, DC
Program: AGU Centennial Grants Program

American Public Power Association

Arlington, VA
Program: Light Up Navajo

Coin Laundry Association

Oakbrook Terrace, IL
Program: LaundryCares Foundation

Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association

Fairfield, NJ
Program: The Gender Parity Collaborative

National Association for the Education of Young Children

Washington, DC
Program: Unifying Framework for the Early Childhood Education Profession

  • Adoption Exchange Association
    Linthicum, MD
    Program: National Adoption Campaign
  • American Institute of Architects Pennsylvania
    Harrisburg, PA
    Program: Design for Better Initiative | The Borough of New Cumberland, Pennsylvania Central District Revitalization
  • American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
    Chicago, IL
    Program: I Am, We Are AAHPM: Celebrating Our Diversity
  • American Physical Therapy Association
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: Development of Total Knee Arthroplasty Clinical Practice Guideline
  • American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
    Washington, DC
    Program: COVID-19 Response
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
    Rockville, MD
    Program: That’s Unheard Of (THO) Campaign
  • Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA)
    Washington, DC
    Program: AAHOA Human Trafficking Awareness Training (HTAT)
  • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry
    Rockville, MD
    Program: Optometry Gives Me Life
  • Connecticut REALTORS
    East Hartford, CT
    Program: CT RECOVERS
  • Household & Commercial Products Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: HCPA COVID-19 Response
  • Insured Retirement Institute
    Washington, DC
    Program: Ensuring a SECURE Retirement for All Americans
    Schaumburg, IL
    Program: ISACA CommunITy Day
  • National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ)
    Chicago, IL
    Program: NAHQ Healthcare Quality Competency Framework
  • National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO)
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: PEO Industry Awareness Campaign
  • National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA)
    Lexington, KY
    Program: Operation Dry Water
  • National Contract Management Association (NCMA)
    Ashburn, VA
    Program: Contract Management Leadership Development Program
  • National Waste & Recycling Association
    Arlington, VA
    Program: Hours of Service / Electronic Logging Device Exemption
  • Paperboard Packaging Council
    Springfield, MA
    Program: TICCIT® (Trees Into Cartons, Cartons Into Trees)
  • Public School Employees of Washington
    Auburn, WA
    Program: School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB)
  • Scenic America
    Washington, DC
    Program: Passage of “Reviving America’s Scenic Byways Act”
  • Urban Libraries Council
    Washington, DC
    Program: Fine Free Map
  • Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses
    Pitman, NJ
    Program: AMSN COVID-19 Resources
  • Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology
    Lawrenceville, NJ
    Program: National Oncology Advanced Practitioner Leadership Summit
  • Air Conditioning Contractors of America
    Arlington, VA
    Program: ACCA’s Workforce Development Initiative
  • Alpha Omega International Dental Society
    Rockville, MD
    Program: Alpha Omega-Henry Schein Cares Holocaust Survivors Oral Health Program
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Charitable Foundation
    Madison, WI
    Program: Give Back a Smile
  • American Bakers Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: Baking Strong: COVID-19 Response from the American Bakers Association
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
    Washington, DC
    Program: Support for Women’s Health and OB-GYNs
  • American Geophysical Union
    Washington, DC
    Program: AGU Centennial Initiative
  • American Institute of Architects
    Washington, DC
    Program: Communities by Design
  • American Physician Scientists Association
    Westford, MA
    Program: 2019 Physician Scientist Trainee Diversity Summit
  • American Psychological Association
    Washington, DC
    Program: Addressing the COVID-19 Public Mental Health Crisis
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
    Schaumburg, IL
    Program: ASA COVID-19 Mobilization Strategy
  • American Society of Radiologic Technologists
    Albuquerque, NM
    Program: ASRT National Library Partnership
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
    Schaumburg, IL
    Program: AVMA COVID-19 Resource Center
  • Association of State and Territorial Health Officials/National Coalition of STD Directors
    Arlington, VA
    Program: Making Contact: A Training for COVID-19 Contact Tracers
  • The Creative Coalition, American Hospital Association, Association for Healthcare Philanthropy
    New York, NY; Washington, DC; Arlington, VA
    Program: Protect the Heroes
  • Edison Electric Institute
    Washington, DC
    Program: The Campaign Institute
  • Florida Nurses Association
    Orlando, FL
    Program: FNA COVID-19 Response
  • Illinois Park and Recreation Association
    La Grange, IL
    Program: 75 Conversations Tour
  • Illinois Speech-Language-Hearing Association
    Chicago, IL
    Program: ISHA COVID-19 Response
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
    Arlington, VA
    Program: IDSA COVID-19 Response
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
    Arlington, VA
    Program: Enterprise IDA&E Activities
  • International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
    Washington, DC
    Program: Revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11)
  • International Coaching Federation
    Lexington, KY
    Program: Updated ICF Core Competencies
  • International Coaching Federation Foundation
    Lexington, KY
    Ignite: Engaging Humanity in Education
  • Maryland State Bar Association
    Baltimore, MD
    Program: House Bill 1628 – Taxation on Legal Services
  • Medical Association of Georgia
    Atlanta, GA
    Program: ‘Top Docs’ Show
  • Medical Group Management Association
    Englewood, CO
    Program: COVID-19 Advocacy
  • National Association of Branch Campus Administrators
    Moline, IL
    Program: NABCA Branch Campus Leadership Institute
  • National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors
    Falls Church, VA
    Program: NAIFA Advisor Ambassador Program
  • National Association of REALTORS
    Washington, DC
    Program: Consumer Advocacy Outreach Program
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
    Washington, DC
    Program: NASFAA’s Diversity Leadership Program (DLP)
  • National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc
    Whitehall, PA
    Program: Certified Health Education Specialists Programs
  • National Funeral Directors Association
    Brookfield, WI
    Program: Remembering a Life PSAs
    Corvallis, OR
    Program: NIRSA 2020 Recreation Movement
  • Project Management Institute
    Newtown Square, PA
    Program: Project Management Institute (PMI) Global Celebration of Service
  • RNA Society
    McLean, VA
    Program: RNA Society COVID-19 Response
  • United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    Washington, DC
    Program: Passage of The FUTURE Act
  • Water Environment Federation
    Alexandria, VA
    Program: Students and Young Professionals Community Service Project