Eligibility & Award Categories

Eligibility Requirements

  • Candidate must be a member of ASBO International and/or an ASBO affiliate and be employed full-time as a school business official as of May 1, 2017.
  • Only one person from each school is eligible to receive a Pinnacle Award each year. If a winning project is a team effort, only the person applying or nominated for the award will be recognized as the Pinnacle Award recipient.
  • The outstanding practice or new idea being submitted must have been developed and executed by the applicant after May 1, 2014.
  • Current members of the ASBO International Board of Directors are not eligible.

Award Categories

One Pinnacle of Excellence Award recipient receives

  • A check for $5,000.
  • An all-expenses-paid trip, including registrations, for the recipient and a guest to ASBO International’s upcoming Annual Meeting & Expo.
  • $5,000 in school furniture from Virco, Inc.
  • The crystal Pinnacle of Excellence Award.
  • Recognition in ASBO International’s publications and the media.

Three Pinnacle of Achievement Award recipients each receive

  • A check for $1,000.
  • Complimentary registration to ASBO International’s upcoming Annual Meeting & Expo.
  • The prestigious crystal Pinnacle of Achievement Award.
  • Recognition in ASBO International’s publications and the media.