STC Awards

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STC recognizes excellence in technical communication and outstanding service to the Society with its honors, awards, and competitions programs.

Individuals are honored for their contributions to the profession via speaking, teaching, mentoring, writing, and research, as well as their service and dedication to the Society and their communities.

Communities are recognized for their contributions to the Society’s goal of providing high-quality programming, resources, and networking opportunities for technical communicators all over the world.

Individual
President’s Award
Frank R. Smith
Distinguished Community Service Awards (DCSA, DSAS, DSSA)

Academic
Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching
Ken Rainey Award for Excellence in Research
Sigma Tau Chi and Alpha Sigma Honor Societies

Community
Community Achievement Awards
Community Pacesetter Award