ABC Mississippi recognizes excellence in construction quality each year with our annual Merit Awards competition. The year 2022 represents our 36th annual competition. Through this program, ABC Mississippi seeks to honor contractors whose work exemplifies the high degree of quality that is common within ABC Mississippi membership. Merit Award eligibility, judging criteria, categories application requirements, and award presentation details are below.
AWARD ELIGIBILITY Any current member of ABC Mississippi is eligible to submit an entry. Projects or work completed between September 1, 2021, and August 31, 2022, will be considered for 2022.
JUDGING CRITERIA Entries will be judged on the basis of difficulty, unusual features, contract time, budget, and quality of construction. Project photos and an accurate project narrative are critical for determining merit.
PROJECT CATEGORIES Please click here to download a printable PDF of all project categories. Categories 1-13 are for companies that perform general contracting or construction management. Categories 14-24 are for companies that perform specialty contracting and are not acting as the general contractor or construction manager. Out-of-state projects are noted with a check box. There is no separate category for out-of state and out-of-state projects are accepted.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS All 2022 applications will be submitted online. A total of four entries may be submitted with no more than two projects per category, per company, including subsidiaries. Separate online entries are required for each project. Online applications and payment must be received by Noon on Friday, October 7, 2022. No exceptions will be made. Each application must include:
WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT & AWARD PRESENTATION All winners will be announced on October 14, 2022, and awards will be presented at our Merit Awards Banquet on Friday, December 2, 2022. Online registration for this event will be available closer to our event date.
PAST WINNERS Please click the links below to view the past winners of our Merit Awards competition.
2020 Winners | Watch Virtual Presentation
QUESTIONS? Please contact Weezie Horn at firstname.lastname@example.org or 601.944.0421 with any application questions.