Industry Awards

Thanks to all who submitted nominations! Stay tuned for the announcement of winners in early 2020. 

Industry awards recognize individual members of the structural steel industry, such as fabricators and erectors, who have made a difference in the success of the industry. AISC is looking for great candidates for the industry award categories listed below. 

Winners will be selected this fall and announced in early 2020. Additionally, winners will be formally recognized during a ceremony on Wednesday, April 22, at the 2020 NASCC: The Steel Conference in Atlanta.


Robert P. Stupp Award for Leadership Excellence

The Robert P. Stupp Award for Leadership Excellence, AISC's most prestigious industry award, is a special recognition for individuals who have provided unparalleled leadership and have had an outstanding impact on advancing the use the structural steel in the construction industry. Its name honors the vision and impact of AISC's longest-serving Board member and former chairman.

Lifetime Achievement Awards

Lifetime Achievement Awards honor living individuals who have made a difference in the success of both AISC and the structural steel industry as a whole. This award provides special recognition to individuals who have provided outstanding service over a sustained period of time to AISC and to the structural steel design/construction/academic community.

Special Achievement Awards

A Special Achievement Award honors passionate, living individuals whose notable achievements have made a positive and substantial impact on the structural steel design and construction industry.