Since 2016, the Community Leadership Awards recognize outstanding achievements in online community and collaboration.
The Community Leadership Awards 2022 are open for submissions and nominations through August 20th.
Communities thrive when they receive the attention, support, and backing of engaged stakeholders and executives. Nominate a stakeholder or executive from your organization that "gets" community and has helped your community program reach new heights.
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.
Which member of TheCR Network has influenced your work and earned your respect? Help shine the spotlight on your community peers by nominating the TheCR Network member who deserves peer recognition for their outstanding efforts, willingness to share with peers, achievements and excellent community results.
The “Community MVP” award recognizes excellence in community management.
Outstanding Recognition + Reward Program
Recognition programs reward and motivate your community members and support member success as part of the shared value in any community. Get the recognition you deserve for your unique and successful programs.
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. Submit at Recognition or Reward Program.
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
What community program stands out from the rest. How do you connect with your members in innovative ways that solve their community challenges?
This award recognizes a unique community program that drives member engagement, connects members, and solves your community's unique challenges in an innovative and engaging way.
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.