The Benefits of Winning an APSP International Award
By entering these awards, you are giving yourself
an opportunity to stand out above the rest. Winners of the Awards of Excellence
are recognized by their peers for their expertise in design, construction,
A Valuable Marketing Tool
Winning an APSP International Award of Excellence award can translate directly
into increased sales and an expanded customer base. Recipients incorporate
their achievement into their advertising, promotional materials and sales
Gain Peer Recognition
About the Competition
APSP cordially invites you to be part of the 2014 International Awards of Excellence
Awards Program and Reception. The program and reception will run in conjunction
with the 2014 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo. Email Member
or call 703.838.0083 ext. 301.
Who can enter the competition?
All entrants in the International Awards of Excellence competition must be current
APSP members. The competition is open to pool, spa, or hot tub builders
and installers, designers, retailers, or service companies that receive payment
for the installation being submitted. A manufacturer or distributor may submit
entries on behalf of APSP member builders and installers, designers etc., but
the recognition will go to the firm that received payment for the installation.
Entry Submission Deadline: Friday, August 1, 2014 11:59
The entry site will close on Thursday, August 1, 2014 at 11:59 PM EST and payment
must be received at that time. Due to the short turnaround time to meet
our deadlines there will be no extensions. APSP will acknowledge that your entry
has been received by an automatic email response. This information will
not be given out over the phone, so please make sure that APSP has your correct
A nonrefundable entry fee in the amount of $149 US dollars per entry must accompany
each entry form. Payment can be made by credit card (we accept VISA, MasterCard,
Discover, or American Express). Check payments are accepted only when submitting
Special Entry Fee Bulk Entry Discount
- 6-10 entries - $129
- 11 entries and above - $99
AOE FAQ Information:
Quick Tips for Submitting Great Entry Images:
Need help submitting your entry?
Online Site Users Guide:
This guide gives you step-by-step instructions to help prepare your entry
for submission on the site.
By virtue of making an application, all entrants agree to observe completely
the "Guidelines for the Use of the APSP International Awards of Excellence."
All entrants recognize that the APSP International Awards of Excellence Competition
is essentially an aesthetic and technical competition, and agree that they
will make no assertion or indicate that design soundness or safety considerations
in the competition are evaluated in any manner.
APSP makes no affirmations or certifications nor does it render any option
with respect to the design soundness or safety of any entries or award winners,
nor as to whether any entry or award-winning installation conforms in any
respect with any ANSI standard or any other applicable government code or
regulation. All entrants recognize that the only affirmations of compliance
with any standard, code or regulations are those made by entrants themselves,
and entrants or winners will make no representations to the contrary.
By virtue of making application, all entrants agree to waive any right of
action against APSP for any loss that might be related directly to participation
in the APSP International Awards of Excellence, or denial thereof. Further,
entrants agree to hold APSP harmless as to any loss that might be related
directly to participation in the competition, or denial thereof.
Email APSP Member Services or
call 703.838.0083 ext. 301
Standards & Technical Questions:
Email Bernice Crenshaw
Email Lisa Grepps