Awards Categories

Award categories for the Africa Association Awards 2019.

Now is the time to focus on the talent that associations consist of, both executive and voluntary. Associations have the ability to lead and develop all sectors and industries and the passion and dedication that associations and their employees put into their work is clear. This should be recognised widely.

1. Association Leader of the Year

This award is open to Association Leaders and Chief Executives (Executive Head) of Associations, for their work in professional leadership of their association. 

2. Best Association Conference (below 200 attendees)

This award is open to associations who organised and managed a new or a recurring conference with up to 200 attendees in the last year. 

3. Best Association Conference (200+ attendees)

This award is open to associations who organised and managed a new or a recurring conference with 200 or more attendees in the last year. 

4. Best Association E-Newsletter

This award is open to associations who engage with their members through an e-newsletter. 

5. Best Membership Initiative

This award is open to associations who successfully planned and implemented a membership initiative in the last year. 

6. Best Volunteer Initiative

This award is open to associations who successfully planned and implemented a volunteer initiative in the last year. 

7. Best Social Media Campaign

This award is open to association who planned and implemented a successful social media campaign in the last year. 

8. Best Association of the Year

This award recognises the best overall association based on the organisation's activity in the last year.