Awards & Incentives


Annually, the winner of the Joe Belew Award is announced and highlighted at CBA LIVE. The winning program is also featured in a CBA press release and on the CBA website. 


The winning bank also receives:

  • $5,000 to donate to the non-profit program partner of the bank’s choice;
  • One free registration for CBA LIVE to allow an individual directly responsible for the winning program to attend the conference and accept the award in person; and
  • Recognition across CBA publications, online and on CBA social media platforms.

All submissions will be featured in the 2023 Joe Belew Award booklet, distributed at CBA LIVE and electronically in CBA communications.