Designed to recognize the best in a variety of community management categories, TheCR Connect Awards are now the Community Leadership Awards, still recognizing outstanding achievements in community and collaboration.
Award submissions for the 2021 Community Leadership Awards are now open to members of TheCR Network and their organizations. Learn more and submit your community program, or nominate a peer or champion below. Call for submissions closes on July 31, 2021.
The “Community Champion” award recognizes an outstanding community stakeholder or executive. Please provide examples of why this person is a community champion including anecdotes, screenshots, and quotes.
Outstanding Recognition + Reward Program
The “Best Recognition + Reward Program” award recognizes outstanding community recognition, reward and gamification programs that increase engagement, drive participation, and contribute to the overall positive health of your community.
Outstanding Community Dashboard
A well-designed dashboard is a powerful visual advocate for your community program. Show how your community dashboard provides an impact narrative for your community program.
"Outstanding Community Dashboard" recognizes a community dashboard that exhibits the most impressive and engaging design, sharing metrics and measurement in an impactful way that contributes to the overall narrative of your community program.
Outstanding Community Program: New Member Programs
Do you run regular calls? Have you created a mentoring program? We want to see what makes your new member onboarding process sticky and successful.
This award recognizes a community program that supports new member onboarding, including communications, training, mentoring, and more.
Outstanding Community Design Element
Show off an innovative and engaging design element from your community. This could be something like a technology integration, thoughtful design around a campaign or initiative, or an interactive feature.
Recognizes a design element in an online community program that demonstrates meaningful engagement through thoughtful design. Submissions should include visuals, the goal of the element, and the outcome of the implementation.
Outstanding Community ROI
Engagement is well and good but ROI is king when it comes to securing budget, engaging executives, and growing your community programs.
This award recognizes a community that has best demonstrated significant ROI for their business/organization through innovative community management practices.