Celebrating Neighborhood-Led Partnerships

The 12th annual Collaborative Spirit Award celebrates unique, sustainable projects that demonstrate strong neighbor leadership and community partnerships that enhance the quality of life in our community. Awarded projects will be neighbor- and neighborhood-initiated and driven, embracing the spirit of cooperation and grassroots leadership. Click here for additional information about the award, criteria and selection process.

A cash award will be presented to the awardee. INRC will nominate the 2017 Collaborative Spirit Awardee for national consideration at the May, 2018 Neighborhoods, USA (NUSA) conference to be held in Birmingham, AL May 23-26, 2018.

Nomination submission is now closed.

Previous Award Winners

To see a listing of previous Collaborative Spirit Awardees, including four NUSA awardees in 2007, 2014, 2016 and 2017, please click here.