Each year, the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) sponsors an awards program to honor outstanding achievement in transportation engineering and distinguished service to ITE. The awards bestow international recognition upon the recipients and increase the public’s awareness of the role and responsibilities of the transportation professional.

The 2018 Award Program has officially kicked off!

View the awards brochure to get a summary of awards at the international, district and section, and council level, as well as a research paper opportunity. Please review how to submit each award as some submissions will go to individuals and others will be submitted via the OpenWater platform

Click here for a quick review of all the awards in table format

How To Begin the Submissions Process:

  • Click on “Log In with ITE.” If you are a member of ITE, use your login credentials. Non-members should select “create an account.” Once you are logged in, you will be able to start the submission process.  Note: You may initially be directed to a page asking you to review your contact information. ITE will use the information from your account to contact you regarding your submission so it is important that it is complete and correct. 
  • If you have questions about the submission process, please email Questions about login credentials should be directed to Jennifer Childs at


International Awards

District Awards

Council Awards

Excellence in Highway Safety Data Award

Awards Brochure

The full 2017 ITE Excellence in Transportation awards brochure is available here.

Previous Awards

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