National Planning Awards

Each year, APA's National Planning Awards recognized outstanding efforts in planning and planning leadership.

2018 Award Recipients

Congratulations to this year's 2018 National Planning Excellence and Achievement Award recipients!

The APA Awards Jury selected five Excellence recipients and honored 16 Achievement recipients. All recipients will be recognized at the special Awards Luncheon on April 23, 2018, during the National Planning Conference.

How to Nominate

APA's National Planning Awards honor planning efforts, initiatives and individuals working to make communities of lasting value for all.

Previous Recipients

APA's National Planning Awards program has honored planning work and individuals for more than 50 years. Check out the previous recipients, including our Planning Pioneers and Planning Landmarks.