As the leading association for Information Technology Professionals, AITP likes to reward our professional members and chapters for their membership and dedication. Below is a list of all of our professional member and chapter awards. Documents needed to complete Chapter Applications for Professional Awards are found on each site’s award page and below, including the ABOD attendance lists, Virtual Water Cooler attendance lists and Members by Chapter in pdf format. For all deadlines and deadline information, see 2014 Awards Schedule and 2014 Deadline Information documents.
Distinguished Information Science Award (DISA)
This award is to recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions through distinguished services to the field of information management.
Individual Performance Awards (IPA)
This award is to recognize members for their individual achievements and dedication to the ideals of the association. Members earn points for each of their activities and then they are formally recognized for their contributions to AITP.
This award may be granted to those persons of prestigious stature who are nominated by the Association President and approved by the Executive Committee and Association Board of Directors, including but not limited to recipients of the DISA award, former AITP Presidents and recipients of the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Professional Chapter Awards
Chapter Outstanding Performance Award (COPA)
The Chapter Outstanding Performance Award was developed to recognize Chapters for their efforts to become a well-rounded, effective group within their industry, local community and professional association.
Region Outstanding Chapter Award (ROCA)
The Region Outstanding Chapter Award was developed to recognize Regions for their efforts in developing AITP chapters and members. The Regional Outstanding Chapter for each region will be selected by the Regional Board of Directors.
Association Outstanding Chapter Award (AOCA)
The Association Outstanding Chapter Award will be selected by an independent committee not the Association.
2015 Awards Deadlines & Information
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