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Shine the Spotlight on Industry Heroes: Nominations Open for 2024 CUES Awards!

Tony Hill, SVP/Chief Marketing Officer 800.252.2664 or 608.271.2664, ext. 321 

Nominations and applications are now open for the 2024 CUES Awards & Recognition program.

“The CUES Awards are like a spotlight that shines brightly on the unsung heroes of the movement, those who are there to empower their communities through financial literacy, accessible financial services, and more. Let’s celebrate the incredible difference they make in people's lives every single day," said Dawn Abely, CUES’ SVP/Chief Sales & Member Relations Officer.

Nominate or apply for CUES Awards in the following categories:

  • John Pembroke Catalyst For Change Award: This organization-wide award recognizes credit unions focused on bringing positive change to the industry, the workplace, and their communities by creating welcoming and supportive work environments.
  • CUES Outstanding Chief Executive Award: Recognizes outstanding CEOs who display professional achievement, support employee motivation, and are dedicated to their community.
  • CUES Exceptional Leader Award: Acknowledges credit union leaders, other than the CEO, for their ambition, participation, and devotion to their credit union and the industry.
  • CUES Distinguished Director Award: Honors credit union board or committee members whose achievements have strengthened their credit union.

"We encourage all credit union professionals to participate in this prestigious opportunity,” said Abely. “Be sure to nominate those who inspire excellence and embody the core values of the credit union movement—or throw your own hat into the ring by applying!"

Prizes vary by award, but all include money toward or a comped registration to a CUES event, a feature article in CU Management™ magazine, a $500 cash donation to a charity of choice, and a trophy.

The application deadline is May 3. Applicants and nominators must be CUES members.

Learn more about all CUES awards at cues.org/Awards. Learn more about CUES at cues.org.


CUES is the leading talent development solutions provider for credit unions in North America. We educate, develop and support credit union CEOs, executives, directors, and emerging leaders through partnerships with premier business schools, live and online events, digital learning, networking, and premium content. With nearly 50,000 members and growing, we measure success one leader at a time.


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