There are four awards given annually to members of the Dallas Fort Worth Association Executives: The DFWAE Award of Excellence, the DFWAE Presidents Award, the DFWAE Executive of the Year Award, and the Wayne James Award.
Award of Excellence — The DFWAE Award of Excellence is presented annually to an eligible DFWAE member for outstanding contributions made to DFWAE.
DFWAE Presidents Award — This award is presented annually by the immediate past president to the individual he or she believes contributed the most to the society during his or her presidency in the previous year.
DFWAE Executive of the Year Award — The DFWAE Executive of the Year Award is presented annually by MultiView at Association Day, to recognize an association CEO member of DFWAE who demonstrates excellence and leadership.
Wayne James Award — This award is presented annually to the DFWAE member who recruits the most new members to the society. It is named for past president Wayne James who consistently held this title.