November Events:

November 13, 2017
MPAC Midwest Grows Green Forum
Oakton Comm College, Rm. 1610
1600 E. Golf Road
Des Plaines, IL  

November 15, 2017
Applications for 2017 Field
of the year are due.

2018 Events:

STMA National Conference:
January 16-19, 2018 in 
Fort Worth, Texas.  Go to 
the STMA Website for complete
information & registration.

Winter Workshop & Annual
Meeting 2018: TBD


Membership Dues
 2018
To Join or Renew

Go to Membership Page

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ILSTMA Awards

The Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association takes pride in recognizing members' achievements.  Learn more about the awards members are eligible for and about past winners: 
 

Field of the Year Award

Purpose
To recognize a sports turf facility that is managed with a high degree of excellence.  To show appreciation for individual professional efforts, leading to an exceptional degree of maintenance and quality apearance of the field/facility.  To inspire and challenge those responsible for maintenance of sports turf to achieve greater levels of excellence.  By sponsoring this award program, the Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association wishes to promote sports fields and facilities of exceptional safety, quality, and beauty.
 
Past Winners
 
How to Apply
Fill in the online application form found here.  Or contact ILSTMA to receive an application form.  Applications are due November 15 of each year.
 

President's Award

Purpose
The ILSTMA President's Award is presented to individuals for outstanding contributions to the organization.
 
 

Scholarship Awards

Purpose
The Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association's objective is the collection and dissemination of scientific, educational, and applied knowledge through association with those persons engaged in and concerned with the construction, maintenance and use of sports turf areas for superior playing conditions.  As part of this mission, the ILSTMA offers a scholarship program.  Scholarships are intended to help enable members pay for Illinois or National annual membership dues.
 
Eligibility
 
Types of Scholarships
 
How to Apply
Fill in the online application form found here.  Or contact ILSTMA to receive an application form.  Applications are due November 1 of each year.