Professional and Career Development


Download the 2021 ITE
Awards Brochure

The Institute of Transportation Engineers’ (ITE) annual international awards program honors outstanding achievements in transportation 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.

Find everything you need to know about ITE's 2021 Awards Program in the brochure, including eligibility requirements, submission guidelines, judging criteria, and deadlines. Nominations Are Being Accepted. Start a Submission Here.  


Burton W. Marsh Award for Distinguished Service

Theodore M. Matson Memorial Award

Wilbur S. Smith Distinguished Transportation Educator Award

Transportation Achievement Awards

Young Member of the Year Award

District Rising Stars (see Young Member Link above for information)

DISTRICT/SECTION AWARDS                           (Who is my District Awards Coordinator?)

District Innovation Award

Section/Chapter Momentum Award

Outstanding Section/Chapter Award


Daniel B. Fambro Student Paper Award

Student Chapter Award

Student Chapter Momentum Award

Highway Safety Information System (HSIS) Research Paper Competition


Coordinating Council Best Project and Outstanding Volunteer Awards

Consultants Council Distinguished Consultant Award

Traffic Engineering Council Troy A. Peoples Award

Public Agency Council Achievement Award

Transportation Systems Management & Operations Council:

Individual/Organization Awards

Safety Council Individual/Organization Awards (Edmund R. Ricker Awards)

Transportation Education Council Innovation in Education Award

ITE Pedestrian and Bicycle Standing Committee John LaPlante Award

ITE Roundabout Standing Committee Affordable Roundabout Award (coming soon)



View the 2020 Award Winners



Previous Award Winners

To see a list of previous awards and past winners, please click here.