Awards and Recognition Programs

NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association offers several awards programs:

The Excellence Awards celebrate individual excellence and are presented yearly at the Rural Telecom Industry Meeting & EXPO (RTIME). 

The NTCA Retirement and Service Recognition Awards recognize managers, employees, officers and directors who have given many valuable years of service to your company, as well as those who are retiring.Order a plaque or pen set to be shipped directly to your office any time throughout the year.

The TeleChoice Awards honors excellence in independent telco public relations and marketing. This award program recognizes the vital role marketing and public relations plays in the telecom industry—keeping customers informed of important issues and raising awareness of products, services and initiatives. The TeleChoice Awards winners are presented at the annual PR & Marketing Conference.   

The newly added Gig Certification program provides the opportunity to those who have deployed gigabit broadband to be recognized as an industry leader.