DRBF Awards

The DRBF currently has two awards that are issued on an annual basis.

Al Mathews Award for Dispute Board Excellence

The Al Mathews Award for Dispute Board Excellence is presented to one or more recipients who have given exemplary service in advancing the use of Dispute Board concepts and the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation, and is named after one of the founders of the DRBF, A.A. "Al" Mathews.

Award Recipient for 2021

Geoff Smith

Excellence in Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Award

The Excellence in Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Award is presented to one or more completed projects located in Region 1 (US, Canada and the Caribbean) that exemplify Dispute Board best practice.