• Community Service Award

  • Category: Service 

    The Community Service Award recognizes “give back” programs such as providing backpack supplies for returning veterans, food drives, gifts for children, adoption of military families, etc.This is an agency level award. Every agency will receive recognition for submitting a program (at their respective regional conference) and one jurisdiction agency will receive an International award for an overall outstanding program. Each agency can only submit ONE community service program.

    Selection Criteria

    • Project/program serves the community
    • Level of employee and target audience engagement or participation
    • Measurable outcomes, for example, amount of food, money, etc. donated or numbers of families or individuals impacted


    AAMVA’s Awards Program is open to all AAMVA jurisdiction members that are in good standing. Entries submitted for the 2021 Awards must have been conducted (produced, implemented, and/or developed) between October 1, 2019 and September 30, 2020. If an entry won an award in 2020, it cannot be resubmitted for 2021 unless it has major upgrades or developments.

    For specific questions regarding awards and submissions, please contact awards@aamva.org.



    Montana Motor Vehicle Division | Community Fundraising Challenge and Giving Tree


    District of Columbia Department of Motor Vehicles | 2019 Child Car Safety Seat Check and Install Event

    Georgia Department of Driver Services | Bahama Relief Effort

    Georgia Department of Revenue | Hurricane Dorian Emergency Relief Donation Campaign

    Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles | State Employee Community Campaign

    Kansas Division of Vehicles | Homeless ID Pilot Program

    Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration | Adopt-a-Pet Day

    Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles | Alternate Residency Affidavit Program

    Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles | Family Sponsorship

    South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles | Moncks Corner Staff Response to Destroyed Office

    Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security | Connecting With the Community

    Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles | Military and Veteran Support

    Download a complete list of the 2020 award winners.

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