Previous Award Winners

Each year SORP recognizes and honors individuals and groups for their outstanding accomplishments in the field of outdoor recreation planning, management, research, and policy, as well as in service to SORP. We have a list of previous award winners , please check them out here.


Candace Gallagher
Conference Coordinator
(530) 645-3096

The deadline for the Call for Award Nominations has passed. All participants who submitted a nomination will be notified by March 1, 2024.

The Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals (SORP) is excited to announce the 2024 Awards at the National Outdoor Recreation Conference in South Lake Tahoe, Stateline, Nevada from May 2024. The awards luncheon will take place on Tuesday, May 7, 2024 at the Tahoe Blue Event Center. The awards recognize outstanding accomplishments in the field of outdoor recreation planning, management, research, and policy.

View previous award winners here.