Annual Awards

The Michigan Recreation and Park Association honors exemplary park and recreation professionals and citizen advocates through the Association’s annual awards. Honorees embody the core values of the profession, demonstrate the highest level of performance in their job duties and maintain a tremendous commitment to mParks and its membership. See below for information on the various awards categories.

Upcoming Dates 

  • October 6, 2017 - Annual Award Nominations due to mParks 
  • January 10, 2018 - Community Service Award Nomination form Distributed to Members 
  • February 6-9, 2018 - Annual Awards presented at mParks Conference & Trade Show 
  • March 16, 2018 - Community Service Award Nominations Due 
  • April 18, 2018 - Community Service Awards Ceremony