Individual Awards

NAHRO offers a variety of awards and recognition to persons who have made outstanding contributions to the housing and community development field.

They are:

  •  M. Justin Herman Memorial Award -  NAHRO's most prestigious award, honors an exceptionally qualified person who has made outstanding contributions to the quality of life through service in the field of housing or community development. 
    Deadline:   August 15, 2019

  • Mary K. Nenno Advocacy Award - pays homage to the recipient whose outstanding achievement and efforts reflect the importance of affordable housing and community development initiatives. 
    Deadline for applications: March 1, 2019

     
  • NAHRO Fellowship Program -venerates recipients who have demonstrated exemplary qualities as housing and community development advocates, professionals and/or volunteers.     
    Deadline for applications: July 1, 2019 -- The application process is now closed.
  • Emerging Leader Award - highlights an individual who has been involved in NAHRO at the national level for six years or less and has distinguished him/herself as an Emerging Leader.                 
     Deadline: August 15, 2019

Roll of Achievers - showcases residents who have made noteworthy efforts to improve as an individual or as a member of the community.


Recipients of the Emerging Leader, Herman, Lange and Wells awards will be honored
at NAHRO's National Conference in San Antonio, TX October 10-12, 2019