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Awards Management Software

We help trade associations, professional societies, publishers, universities, and organizations automate, manage, and grow awards programs big and small.

OpenWater at a glance.

The software, support and knowledge you need to transform your awards.

Learn Awards

Learn the ins and outs of the awards and recognition industry with our proven best practices.


Our Software

Awards Management Software all in one platform. Awards and recognition has never been easier.

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Amazing Support

Succeed with the help of our onboarding and technical support.

Learn what OpenWater can do for you.

Give us a call or schedule a demo to learn about our awards management software


Questions? Call us

Want to learn more about OpenWater? Call us today, and we’ll get you on the phone with a real, live person. 202-765-0247


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One of our awesome specialists would be happy to walk you through our awards, abstract and conference management solutions.



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Happy customers of all sizes love OpenWater’s Awards Software.

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From the Blog

Learning Series: Sizing Up Costs and Necessary Staff Time

You already know that awards programs cost money. However, this doesn’t mean that you can’t generate revenue with yours, especially if you learn how to budget and allocate staff time appropriately. In this article, we’re going to discuss some budgeting basics and staffing tips to avoid go...

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Upcoming Webinar: The Swiss Army Knife for Association Technology

Join us on April 26th at noon (eastern time) – Register Now This webinar is best suited for IT Professionals, cross-functional project managers, and tech savvy staff members in the professional and trade association industries. We will be covering the variety of ways our power users have...

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