SOC Awards

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SOC Meritorious Service Award

This Award was established in 1994 to highlight the diversity and breadth of Section, Division, and Forum programs and activities and to celebrate the important contributions that these entities make to the life and work of the profession, and in particular to the work of the American Bar Association.

The 2020 SOC Meritorious Award was presented to the ABA Antitrust Law Section for the 68th Virtual Spring Meeting 2020.

List of Past Recipients of the SOC Meritorious Service Award

SOC Outstanding Collaboration Award

This Award was established to honor significant or extensive collaboration of two or more SOC entities, the outcome of which provides substantial value to the ABA membership, the profession, or society.  The collaboration may be a program, project, or initiative.  

The 2020 SOC Outstanding Collaboration Award was presented to the ABA Section of Civil Rights & Social Justice for its COVID-19 Webinar Series.

List of Past Recipients of the SOC Outstanding Collaboration Award