Selection Criteria

The selection of the recipient is based upon the extent to which their contributions meet the following criteria:

  • Are significant, visionary and/or innovative
  • Have advanced the airport and aviation industry
  • Are a public service

Consultants and industry representatives whose contributions have impacted the airport and aviation industry are now eligible to be nominated for/receive the ACC Aviation Award of Excellence.


Please use the following format when submitting nominations:

  • Nominee — Identify the individual with title, organization, and contact information (address, phone, fax and email)
  • Nominator — Identify the individual submitting the nomination with title, organization and contact information.
  • Reason/Qualifications — Describe in 150 words or less the nominee’s contributions that warrant their selection for the award. Focus on the award purpose and selection criteria when describing the nominee’s contributions. Additional supporting materials are not required.

Please submit all nominations to 2020 ACC Awards Committee Chair Faith Varwig at by no later than Friday, May 14, 2021.