The NACHA Excellence in Payments Award honors an individual or organization that has shown superior leadership and accomplishment in the development, implementation or advancement of domestic or international electronic payments.
The recipient of the NACHA Excellence in Payments Award will be announced on April 25 during the NACHA 2017 Payments Awards Luncheon, sponsored by TD Bank. All finalists should plan to attend the luncheon to accept the award if selected.
Deadline for nominations: Friday, Feb. 17, 2017
Who is Eligible?
Any individual or organization that has demonstrated superior leadership in the development, implementation, or advancement of domestic or international electronic payments is eligible for this award. There are no restrictions as to who can be nominated for this category, other than NACHA, Regional Payments Assocations and their employees are not eligible for this award. All organizations, whether small or large sized institutions, are encouraged to apply and are graded separately according to scale.
Nominations are to be submitted between now and Feb. 17, 2017 using the simple application form on the award entry page. NACHA will acknowledge receipt of your submission within 72 hours. If you do not hear from NACHA within that time frame, please contact NACHA by phone at 703-561-3925 to confirm receipt.
A team of industry experts will review nominations during a two-three week evaluation period, grading each submission against a rigorous standard designed to assess innovation, quality, industry impact and measurable outcome to determine advancement.