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SIMA Awards


The SIMA Philanthropic Leadership Award recognizes the most altruistic and generous of our members (individual or company) who practice social responsibility and humanitarianism. The winner(s) should be a positive role model and encourage other SIMA members to follow their example and give more generously to those most in need. This award will raise money for the non-profit of the winner’s choice in the amount of $1000. 

The winner(s) will be recognized at the 21st Annual Snow & Ice Symposium during the trade show floor ribbon cutting and during the Snow & Ice Industry Awards Night.

Deadline: April 25, 2018

Applications received after 5pm will NOT be accepted.

Eligibility Requirements

  • The individual must be a 'for profit' SIMA member in good standing for at least 1 year.
  • A company representative must be willing to attend SIMA’s 21st Annual Symposium in Cleveland, OH to receive the award.
  • Must show dedication and service to others through financial contributions and charity work.
  • Must list charity they would like donation to go to (will need to submit contact name, phone number and address).

Selection Process

Nominees or applicants for this prestigious award will be judged by SIMA's Awards Task Force on the basis of demonstrated practice of social responsibility and humanitarianism towards those in need.

Nominees or applicants must fill out the online application form, submit question responses and pay a $25 application fee. 


Direct all questions to Stephanie Orvis by calling 262-236-9948 or emailing

  Thanks to our 2018 Snow & Ice Industry Award Night Sponsor:

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