54 Founders Award
Considered the League's highest honor, this award is bestowed to an individual or organization for outstanding contributions to the conservation of America's natural resources.
Wes Sheets of the Lincoln Chapter (Nebraska)
Stanford Adams Memorial Award for League Leadership
This IWLA Executive Board’s award recognizes the national director or director-at-large for their continued commitment to the duties and responsibilities that come with their elected leadership position.
James D. Storer of the Ohio Division
Hall of Fame Award
Recognizes a member’s outstanding accomplishments in furthering the mission and goals of the League.
Robert Blosser of the Monongalia County Chapter (West Virginia)
Robert J. Pavlick, Sr. of the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chapter (Maryland)
Jim Piateski of the Wildlife Achievement Chapter (Maryland)
Richard C. Staffon of the W. J. McCabe Chapter (Minnesota)
Ted Suss of the Minnesota Valley Chapter (Minnesota)
Recognizes member contributions to conservation in the name of the League.
David Besterman of the Porter County Chapter (Indiana)
Dan Dutton of the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chapter (Maryland)
Kurt Feldmann of the Free State Chapter (Maryland)
Rod Frost of the Fremont Chapter (Nebraska)
Carrol Henderson of the Walter J. Breckenridge Chapter (Minnesota)
Phillip Mariscal of the Rockville Chapter (Maryland)
Luann Noll of the Chicago No. 1 Chapter (Illinois)
Bill and Margarete Schmoldt - Posthumous - of the Elgin Chapter (Illinois)
Joe Walther of the Rockville Chapter (Maryland)
John Wheeler of the Sioux Falls Chapter (South Dakota)
Tyler Winter of the Walter J. Breckenridge Chapter (Minnesota)
Save Our Streams Awards
Recognizes outstanding work in environmental education and citizen activism for clean water.
Grace Kann of the Linn County Chapter (Iowa)
Colleen Miltenberger of the Michigan City Chapter (Indiana)
Edgar "Butch" Morris of the Fredericksburg-Rappahannock Chapter (Virginia)