ASBO Awards

ASBO International Awards

Each fall, the Association of School Business Officials International honors outstanding school business administrators with the Eagle Program Awards. These awards recognize members' significant contributions to the community, school and profession. Recipients receive a leadership training seminar at the Eagle Program Institute for School Business Administrators, an eagle statue and a college scholarship to present to a deserving high school student. The Eagle Program Awards Program is sponsored by AXA.

The Pinnacle Awards are presented annually by the Association to four individuals who have created outstanding practices, proposals or publications that enhance the school business management profession. Pinnacle of Achievement recipients receive a cash prize and a crystal pinnacle award, and their submissions are published in the association's magazine, School Business Affairs. The recipient of the highest honor, the Pinnacle of Excellence, also receives $5,000 worth of furniture for his or her school district. The Pinnacle Awards Program is sponsored by Virco Mfg. Corporation.

The Meritorious Budget Awards Program was established by the Association of School Business Officials International to encourage and recognize excellence in school system budgeting. This comprehensive program teaches school business administrators the latest in school system budget presentation techniques. Participants build solid skills in developing, analyzing and presenting a school system budget. Those who successfully complete this program receive the prestigious Meritorious Budget Award; enhance the credibility of their budget with their superintendent, school board and community; and boost the professionalism of their budget staff.