Group awards

American Mensa offers a number of awards each year to Local Groups and officers and volunteers in recognition for their efforts on behalf of their groups.

Achieving Communications Excellence
Achieving Communications Excellence

Achieving Communications Excellence (ACE) program allows Local Groups with any level of publishing, Web or social media experience, regardless of size or budget, to be recognized for their efforts.

Tags: Publications, newsletters, Web sites, editors, webmasters, contributors, Local Groups
Community activities
Community activity awards

The Community Activities Program identifies those activities that local members and groups have undertaken to improve their community.

Tags: Local Groups, chapters, award, community, activities, service
CultureQuest® winners

Mensan teams of up to five members gather in their neighborhoods on a single day across the U.S. and Canada and compete for cash prizes and bragging rights in CultureQuest®.

Tags: cultural, trivia, contest, competition, events, literacy, team, test, CultureQuest, CQ
Gifted Youth Coordinator of the Year
Gifted Youth Coordinator of the Year

The Gifted Youth Program Award is given for superior service as a Gifted Youth Coordinator and contributing to the growth of programs or services for gifted youth and/or Young Mensans.

Tags: Gifted Youth Program, awards, GYC, Gifted Youth Coordinator, Young Mensans
Local Group Jewels
Local Group Jewels

The Local Group Jewels recognize and reward Local Groups' membership-related activities and for their active participation in all that Mensa has to offer.

Tags: Group of the Year, GOTYA, participation, recognition, awards
Local Group Owls
Local Group Owl awards

Local Group Owl awards recognize Local Groups that display outstanding effort in the areas of membership growth and retention.

Tags: Local Group Owl, award, recognition, Innovative Owl, Prolific Owl
Proctor of the Year
Proctor of the Year awards

In honor and recognition of Dr. Abbie F. Salny's years of service as American Mensa's Supervisory Psychologist, two awards are given annually.

Tags: Dr. Abbie Salny, Supervisory Psychologist, awards, recognition, supervised testing, proctors