Young Professional Award

The Young Professional Award recognizes a young club management professional who demonstrates notable professional accomplishments to date and shows great future potential. This award serves to enhance the club management profession by celebrating young professionals and promoting future leaders.


The Young Professional Award recognizes an individual in the first five years of their club management career who has:

  • Contributed to the club management industry
  • Shown leadership within their club and the industry
  • Demonstrated excellence in customer service practices
  • Demonstrated commitment to a career in club management
  • Accomplished outstanding achievements in their applicable department
  • Shown leadership in the community.

Candidates for the Young Professional Award must meet the following eligibility requirements in order to be nominated:

  • Must be 35 years of age or under
  • Must be currently employed at a CSCM member affiliated club
  • Any CSCM member in good standing may nominate one or more candidate(s) for consideration


Nomination forms, complete with all supporting documentation, must be submitted to All nominations are reviewed by the CSCM Awards Committee and a recommendation is then made to the Board of Directors for approval.

As part of the evaluation process, the Awards Committee may conduct an interview.