The RV Industry Association annually recognizes individuals, companies and organizations for outstanding contributions to the advancement of the RV industry with the presentation of awards honoring exceptional service and achievements in the areas of RV standards, education, government affairs, and journalism. The association’s Awards Committee oversees the annual program and works with staff and industry colleagues to identify, nominate and name honorees. Here are the award categories:
Distinguished Service to the RV Industry
The association's highest honor. Presented to an individual within the RV industry who has set himself or herself apart by outstanding service.
David J. Humphreys RV Industry Unity Award
Established to recognize an individual who continuously strives to encourage the multiple constituencies of the RV industry to work collectively for the growth and betterment of the industry.
Presented to an individual within the RV industry who has made extraordinary contributions to the industry's overall success.
Distinguished Achievement in RV Standards
Established to recognize an individual who has contributed to the enhancement of RV standards in the industry.
National Education Service Award
Established to recognize an individual who has been instrumental in the development of educational programs in the RV industry.
National Legislative Award
Established to recognize an individual who has distinguished himself or herself in legislative matters pertaining to the RV industry.
National Service Award
Presented to an individual, company or organization outside the manufacturing segment who has contributed in an outstanding way to the industry.
Distinguished Achievement in RV Journalism Award
Presented annually to journalists for exemplary coverage of the RV industry or RV travel before national audiences.
National Scholastic Award
Presented to state/regional association directors or institutions who have contributed most to the advancement of technical training within the industry.