ATRA has instituted the Award for Outstanding Contributions to Advanced Transit. The first award was given in 2016 to Prof. em. Jerry Schneider for creating the Innovative Transportation Technologies website.
The next award will be presented in May of 2018 at the APM-ATS conference in Tampa Florida. Nominations are welcome to firstname.lastname@example.org through December 31. Nominations should include a half page presentation and motivation. The award consists of eternal recognition, a plaque and a symbolic US$500.