NAA Excellence Awards


The road to excellence is paved with hard work, dedication to one’s community and leadership skills. That’s why we recognize those acts with the National Apartment Association’s Excellence Awards (the Excels). With categories from all walks of the rental housing industry, NAA celebrates affiliated apartment associations, communities, companies, individual achievements and other initiatives that promote apartment careers. 

All 2024 NAA Excellence Awards winners and nominees will get their moment to shine throughout the industry's largest education and networking event of the year, Apartmentalize in Philadelphia June 19-21. This year's award ceremony will be a complimentary brunch open to interested conference goers and those ready to cheer on their company, colleagues and other nominees. 

The call for 2024 Excellence Awards applications has closed. If you would like to be contacted to apply in the future, please sign up to be notified.

View the 2023 NAA Excellence Award Winners

2024 NAA Excellence Awards Details

Find out which of our Excels Award Categories, focused on five areas, is the best fit:

Diversify your career portfolio with this illustrious volunteer opportunity to help us identify our industry’s excellence. Those selected judges will be required to provide a brief professional biography and review proposals from Jan. 29 – Mar. 1, 2024.

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  • What other important dates & deadlines should I be aware of when I apply for the NAA Excellence Awards?

    Application Review: January 10 – February 23, 2024
    All applicants will be notified by March 13, 2024

  • Who should I contact if I have more questions?
    Answer: For more information, please contact us at [email protected]