Top Workplaces Awards Schedule

Top Workplaces offers credible, year-round employer recognition based solely on employee feedback captured by the Energage Workplace Survey. Administering this single employee engagement survey qualifies your organization for regional and national Top Workplaces awards for up to 12 months. You can also choose to refresh your data by surveying your employees again at any time.  

Top Workplaces national recognition

The Top Workplaces program offers multiple national awards, including USA, Industry, and Culture Excellence recognition. Here is the 2023-2024 awards schedule:

Spring Culture Excellence Awards

Survey Deadline: 3/8/24
Publication Date: 4/24/24

Organizations with 150+ U.S. employees qualify to participate

  • Compensation & Benefits
  • Innovation
  • Leadership
  • Purpose & Values
  • Work-Life Flexibility

National Industry Awards

Survey Deadline: 5/24/24
Publication Date: 7/10/24

Organizations with 150+ U.S. employees qualify to participate

  • Construction
  • Distribution
  • Education
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Nonprofit
  • Real Estate
  • Technology

Fall Culture Excellence Awards

Survey Deadline: 8/30/24
Publication Date: 10/16/24

Organizations with 150+ U.S. employees qualify to participate

  • DE&I Practices
  • Employee Appreciation
  • Employee Well-Being
  • Professional Development
  • Woman-Led

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USA 2025 Award

Survey Deadline: 10/18/24
Publication Date: April 2025

Organizations with 150+ U.S. employees qualify to participate

Published by USA TODAY

Top Workplaces Regional Recognition

In addition to national awards, Top Workplaces partners with 60+ high-profile media outlets to offer regional employer recognition nationwide.