Annual Awards


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Each year the New York State Recreation & Park Society presents a series of awards that have become a coveted honor for the people and organizations singled out for their contributions to parks and recreation.

Download the 2018 Awards Packet and nominate a deserving person or agency today!

Deadline for nominations: February 23, 2018


Individual Awards
Lifetime Achievement
Distinguished Service
Outstanding Service
Young Professional
Robert W. Miner “Good Guy”
Frances Wallach “Good Gal”
ABCD Award (Above and Beyond the Call of Duty)
Distinguished Citizen
Elected Official of the Year
Memorial Hall of Fame
Therapeutic Recreation

Agency Awards
Special Event
Program of Merit
The Excellence in Landscape Design
The Exceptional Facility Design
The Exceptional Park Design
Inclusion Program of Excellence



Idividual/Agency Awards
Environmental Leadership
Outstanding Corporate Partnership







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