Each year since 1984, the Propeller Club has given awards for outstanding leadership and support of the Club and the maritime industry. The awards consist of:
Propeller Club Member of the Year, given for actions in support of the Propeller Club locally, regionally and/or internationally;
Maritime Person of the Year, honoring an individual for his or her contributions to the maritime industry at large; and
Propeller Club Port of the Year, honoring a local chapter of the Port for outstanding activities.
International Awards Nominations Due August 29
Nominations are now open for this year's awards, and must be received no later than August 29, 2013. Please download a nomination form and submit with other supporting documents for consideration.
Similar Member of the Year and Maritime Person of the Year awards are presented locally by many Propeller Club Ports, and those local Ports are encouraged to nominate their recipients for honors at the regional and international levels. An awards committee appointed by the President is responsible for selection of each year’s international awards recipients.
The 2013 awards will be presented at this year's Annual Convention, to be held October 2-4 in Arlington, Virginia. For further information, please contact Andrew Riester, International Propeller Club executive vice president at 703-691-2777 or by e-mail.
Three awards are presented annually at the Annual Convention: