Established 1994--and which in its 20th Year of Existence--2014--also became
The International Center for Data on Awards
If you are an individual or institution interested in establishing a new award, interested in obtaining information about an existing award, interested in learning about standards and practices for administering awards, interested in obtaining information about building budgets and finding sponsors for awards programs, interested in finding products (such as medals, awards, and prizes) or securing essential services (public relations, design services, and event planning), or are interested in identifying others in the field who have solved the problem(s) you may be facing---then ICDA is the home for you!
If you fit into any of these categories or if you are just curious, please read on to learn more about ICDA, awards in general (particular distinguished awards), and how ICDA membership can be of great benefit to you.
Awards News Network
The Awards News Network is ICDA’s system for disseminating timely useful information on the world of awards--news bulletins, challenges, methods, and good practices for awards programs. It is also designed to be an interactive tool for information exchange.
For more information about ICDA's Award News Networkclick here.
World of Awards Conference 2017--Save the Date
Philadelphia, PA--14-16 June 2017--at The Franklin Institute
Theme:The Landscape for Awards in a Changing World
Sponsored by ICDA and hosted by The Franklin Institute of Philadelphia,
and with Philadelphia's other distinguished awards presenting organizations
the 2017 Conference provides another of ICDA's international forums
where both experienced and new directors, administrators, and aficianados of awards can participate in an intensive exploration of the basic realms of developing and managing awards programs.
For more information on the 2017 World of Awards Conference click here
for further information on the program, speakers, and registration.