2023 CAF/NWIBRT Awards Banquet – Thursday, May 11, 2023
The CAF/NWIBRT Awards Banquet—hosted through a partnership between Construction Advancement Foundation (CAF) and NWIBRT—gives companies the opportunity to be recognized for their commitment to nothing less than safety excellence in their operations. The Awards give companies the opportunity and forum to show their customers and communities that they take safety seriously.
At the CAF/NWIBRT Awards Banquet, all attendees can be defined by a single resounding trait: excellence in all they do.
Awards are given for excellence in safety standards, innovation, and development – specialized project categories, contractors and companies of the year, and much more. Each year, more than 600 construction professionals gather to honor companies that exhibit superior achievement across a wide range of criteria. The awards given for NWIBRT are in recognition of the previous year’s performance. 2023’s awards are awarded based on your achievements from the calendar year 2022. CAF’s awards are in relation to Jan 1, 2022 through Jan. 1, 2023.
We’ve made filling out the applications much easier! We converted the pdf applications that required you email or physically mail in the applications to a convenient online app.
Don’t have time to finish the application all at once?
Create a username and password so you can come back and finish your applications later – just don’t forget, the deadline to submit is February 15th!
Applications will be available at the buttons below. Not sure who qualifies? You’ll find the answers you’re looking for in the criteria below. If you have any questions, please email us at email@example.com today!
For 2023, please be aware that we’ve made some updates to the application. If you use a previous log in/saved application, many fields will no longer match up.
This year we are also including the CAF Contractor of the Year, as well as Project of the Year applications below as well. The applications will be open until February 15th.
If you have any questions about the application process please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NWIBRT invites you to show your support to nearly 80 local companies in the industry for their devotion to safety by attending and sponsoring this annual celebration of local safety leaders in construction.
Excellence is never an accident.
“Without the achievements of the hardworking men and women that the NWIBRT/CAF banquet recognizes, Northwest Indiana would not be the thriving community that it is.” – Rick Foor, Chair of the NWIBRT Safety Committee.
How much does it cost to attend the Banquet?
You can see all of the pricing options here.
When do the winners get their photos taken?
Group photos of winning companies are taken before the ceremony between 4 and 5 pm. For efficiency, please have all individuals included in the group photo arrive at the venue at the same time.
Who can I contact regarding billing questions?
Questions about billing should be directed to 219-226-0300 or Andrea Pearman at email@example.com.
What methods of payment are available for tickets and sponsorships?
Payments can be made by either check or credit card.
Will I receive a receipt or invoice after payment?
Yes, purchasers will receive an invoice.
What is the dress code for the banquet?
We request that all guests wear professional attire.
Will there be photographers present at the banquet?
Yes, group photos are taken before the event, and photographers will be available for more during and after the event.
Once I have purchased a ticket, will I get a printed ticket for this event?
Tickets are not printed; however, you will receive a name badge with your table assignment. Name badges will be given out at registration the evening of the event.
What is the cancellation policy?
Requests for refunds must be made at least two (2) weeks prior to the scheduled event. Tickets are not refundable within two (2) weeks before the scheduled event date. Sponsorships are non-refundable.
Can I reserve a specific table?
Table locations cannot be reserved.
What should I do if I have a specific dietary requirement?
Any dietary requirements should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 2 weeks before the event.
Any questions not covered by these FAQs should be sent to email@example.com.