IAP2 awards annually a series of awards in Best Practice known as the Core Values awards. These are awarded to submissions received globally for best project of the year, organisation of the year and innovation of the year. All eligible submissions are published as an annual State of the Practice report.
IAP2 Board awards the Jim Crieghton award named in honour of the Founding President.
The Jim Creighton Award was created in 2008. It was awarded in 2008 to the Kettering Foundation and in 2009 to Fielding Graduate University’s Dialogue, Deliberation and Public Engagement Program.