Nominating Forms



Nominations must be
received by June 30th


NSA Annual Awards 



The NSA awards program recognizes the contributions of our individual members, volunteers and Affiliated State Organizations (ASO)  in furthering the work of the society and the profession.  


ASO of the Year

The ASO of the Year was created in 2000 to honor the overall achievements of an ASO (seminars, membership recruitment, legislative activity, PAC, education) and its work in promoting and implementing NSA programs. The ASO of the Year receives a plaque and a $250 donation to an activity or fund of its choice.

Nominations will be accepted until June 30th


Past ASO of the Year Winners



Accountant of the Year

The Accountant of the Year award recognizes an individual's stature and position in the profession, service to NSA or to an ASO, public service (business and civic) achievements including honors and awards, and professional attainments.

Who is Eligible? Any NSA member in good standing except members of the NSA Board of Governors.
Who May Submit Nominations? All NSA members in good standing may nominate themselves or other NSA members in good standing.

Nominations will be accepted until June 30th

Past NSA Accountant of the Year Recipients



Keith Billings Memorial Award

This designation honors the most outstanding ASO publications, judged according to the importance of topics, coverage of activities, timeliness of articles and format and overall appearance. There are two divisions: states with 300 or more NSA members and states with fewer than 300 members. 

To submit digital articles for consideration send to NSA c/o Michelle Panek: mpanek@nsacct.org or fax: 703-549-2984.
Submissions will be accepted until June 30th. 



National Editorial Award

This award recognizes both the outstanding original article and a series of articles (2 awards) written by NSA members for their Affiliated State Organization publications. The Awards Committee selects those honorees while it reviews the ASO publications.

To submit digital articles for consideration send to NSA c/o Michelle Panek: mpanek@nsacct.org or fax: 703-549-2984.
Submissions will be accepted until June 30th. 



Best ASO Website

This award is presented to the two ASOs with the best websites as determined by a group of judges based on content, appearance, ease of navigation, and innovative technology. There is no reason to submit your website for consideration for this award, because the committee of judges will be reviewing every ASO website to find the most deserving winners. 



Charles W. McAllister Memorial Award

This award is presented to the ASO with the highest net growth in NSA membership.



Accountancy Board Monitoring Award

This award recognizes ASOs  that meet the criteria established by the State Regulation and Oversight Committee in monitoring the state accountancy boards. Monitoring reports are submitted throughout the year to NSA headquarters.