2019 Award Applications

7/31 - Deadline for Central Texas Safety Excellence Awards

Central Texas Application HERE

7/31 – Deadline for National STEP Application for EIC (to be included in chapter awards ceremony)
National Application HERE


The National STEP application process is online! To apply for STEP, please complete the online application.  
The online form may be used to apply for ALL levels (Diamond, Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze, and
Participant); upon submission, you will receive your provisional STEP qualification level (pending final review by ABC staff). Members are REQUIRED to read and acknowledge understanding of the STEP application instructions prior to completing the online application.
Please fill out ALL fields of the STEP application before final submission.  

Please note: if you choose to submit the paper application contained in
the 2019 STEP Instruction Book, you MUST submit the $35
application processing fee (waived for all STEP Diamond and Platinum
applications) with your completed application to your local ABC chapter. 

For more information about the STEP program and ABC safety resources, please visit www.abc.org/safety

For information regarding the online STEP Application, please read our  STEP FAQ HERE

In order to receive your National Step award at the ABC Central Texas Excellence In Construction
event held on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, please apply by your local chapter deadline of July 31, 2019.



Online Registration and Project Guidelines
Register Your Company’s Best Projects by Monday, June 24th!

ABC Central Texas Chapter's prestigious Excellence in Construction Awards Program spotlights the
quality construction performed by ABC members and celebrates the outstanding
success achieved in the industry. Projects built by merit shop contractors who
are committed to maintaining high performance standards are vital to this

ABC Central Texas Chapter contractors of all sizes and specialties are
encouraged to submit their best work to be recognized for exceptional safety,
innovation and design, technical ability, project management, and quality of

All ABC Central Texas Chapter award winners will be recognized at
our annual Excellence in Construction Awards Banquet scheduled for
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at the Omni Barton Creek Resort. 

Winners from our local EIC competition can go on to compete at the national level which  will take place in Nashville next March.

To be eligible for local award consideration, the project's final application and supplemental materials must be completed by August 7, 201

Click here to login and work on your Submission 

Have you registered and do you have questions about the submission?

Contact: Kim Klein at [email protected] to schedule a time to review the project guidelines and submission requirements.
Help is available to assist all contractors in the submission process.

*View the entry categories here

Competition Timeline
Submit your projects for the 2019 Excellence in Construction Awards. 

Central Texas Chapter Project Submissions Deadlines:

Monday, May 20, 2019 EIC project application available online/registration opens
Monday, June 24, 2019 – Deadline to register project (Intent to submit) 
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Deadline for project completion
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Deadline for completed submission
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Winners announced
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 – Excellence in Construction Awards Banquet

Winners from our local EIC competition can go on to compete at the national level!

National EIC Deadlines:  

Completion of Project: Projects must be completed by Monday, Oct. 15, 2019
Online Project Registration: Projects must be registered online no later than Friday, Oct. 25, 2019
Submission Deadline: Entries must be completed online no later than Friday, Nov. 22, 2019
Winners announced: Mid Dec. 2019
EIC Awards Gala: March 26, 2020 in Nashville, TN