NJRPA Awards Program

The purpose of the New Jersey Recreation and Park Association’s Awards Program is to honor and identify dedicated leaders, employees, and volunteers in the field of Parks and Recreation, and to recognize the State’s outstanding Recreation and Park agencies for excellence in programming, publicity and facility design.  The goal of the Awards Program is to focus State attention on the achievement of Park and Recreation agencies, to recognize the continuing efforts of staff and volunteers, and to acknowledge support extended by member agencies.

Excellence in Design Awards 

Applications for the Excellence in Design Awards are now being accepted.  The deadline for submission is Friday, September 14, 2018.  If your agency has completed construction on a recreational facility in the past three years, please consider submitting it for an Excellence in Design Award. 

Please click here to access the Design Award Nomination Form. Please complete the application and mail it to Awards Committee, NJRPA, 1 Wheeler Way, Princeton, NJ 08540.