Conference Location: 

Waco Convention Center

100 Washington Avenue

Waco, TX  76701

APA-Texas Website:

www.txplanning.org

Texas Chapter Planning Awards Program

Award Categories and Criteria

The Texas Chapter Planning Awards Program is structured into three different categories that differ in selection, criteria, and recognition. These three categories are briefly described below. To download and print the project categories, eligibility and criteria, please click here

Planning Awards

The awards jury will select only one recipient in each Texas Planning Award category, unless otherwise noted. Planning Award recipients will have a multimedia presentation at the Chapter Planning Awards Luncheon.

Achievement Awards

The awards jury may select one or two nominations as the “Gold” level recipient and one or two nominations as “Silver” level recipient based on scoring. No more than three nominations shall be awards per category. These award recipients will be collectively recognized during the Chapter Planning Awards Luncheon.

Recognition Awards

These awards are selected by the FAICP Committee, APATX Executive Committee, and APATX Chapter President. These award recipients will be recognized by a verbal speech during the Chapter Planning Awards Luncheon.

Click on categories above (Planning Awards, Achievement Awards, Recognition Awards) to see all awards. Click on individual award below to view examples, eligibility, and award criteria.

Call for Awards begins April 8, 2019. Award nominations are due June 14, 2019 by 11:59pm. 

All plans and studies must be adopted prior to submission to be considered. Consultants assisting with the development of nominated plans or studies may submit on behalf of the city, however, the city must be listed as the applicant on the application or submit a letter of support indicating acknowledgement and support for submission for the nomination will not be considered.  The award recipient shall be the client(s) for whom the planning activity was conducted.