Best Non-Profit Websites

Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best Non-Profit web site as part of the annual WebAward Competition.  Since 1997, the WebAwards are recognized as the premier industry based Website Award program in the world.

Here is your chance to stand out from your competitors and win the recognition you deserve while receiving valuable independent feedback on your development efforts.

Best Non-Profit websites are selected by judges who review the entered websites using the seven criteria below:

UBC Wild & Immersive
2023 Best Non-Profit Site
UBC Wild & Immersive
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2023 WebAward Trophy
  • Design
  • Ease of use
  • Copywriting
  • Interactivity
  • Use of technology
  • Innovation
  • Content


As a participant, you will receive:

  • An independent evaluation of your Non-Profit Website by independent expert judges
  • Valuable feedback to help Benchmark your efforts against other Non-Profit industry websites.


If your site wins recognition with the Non-Profit WebAward, you will also get:  

  • A beautiful statue or certificate of achievement to display proudly
  • Higher visibility for your company
  • A great marketing opportunity to promote your site to the media
  • Links to your site from the highly ranked WebAward site to help SEO
  • The admiration of peers, friends and co-workers – maybe even a raise!
  • A personal achievement for your resume

Each year the Web Marketing Association's WebAward Competition names the Best Non-Profit web site.  Best websites are selected by judging the entered websites using seven criteria - design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use of technology, innovation and content.  Websites not selected as best Non-Profit website are also eligible for an Outstanding Website Award or a Standard of Excellence Award.

Setting Non-Profit Trends and making Non-Profit News

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Entering the WebAwards can help keep you up on Non-Profit Trends by showing you how other Non-Profit websites compare to the WebAward standards. You also can make Non-Profit news if you have the Best Non-Profit website. Non-Profit news letters will want to cover you win bringing you additional visibility within your industry.

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Here are the past Best Non-Profit WebAward winners:

Year  Winner Site Name
2023 Twirling Umbrellas UBC Wild & Immersive
2022 Alexander & Tom, Inc. The National Aquarium Website
2021 JBi Digital The Childhood Trust
2020 American Lung Assocation + Rise Interactive Building a Healthier World with American Lung Association
2019 Narwhal Digital Georgia Aquarium
2018 Sanky Communications AWF Fall Campaign
2017 Sanky Inc City Meals on Wheels
2016 Perficient Digital The Henry Ford
2015 Coyne PR | The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation The Big Idea: Epidural Stimulation Research for SCI
2014 dZi Foundation Endless Ascent Website
2013 Vector Media Group Associated Press: 2012 Digital Annual Report
2012 Mineral Casa Pacifica Website
2011 agencyQ National Cherry Blossom Festival
2010 I-SITE Anacostia Watershed Society
2009 Arnold Tough Love 2 Game - Cupid's Revenge
2008 Reading Is Fundamental Leading to Reading
2007 Arnold Singing Cowpoke
2006 Bridge Worldwide VH1 Save The Music/P&G brandSAVER
2005 IconNicholson Project Rebirth Web Site
2004 I.T. UNITED Corporation WWF Children of the Earth
2003 I-SITE and the AWARE foundation Teen Health Talk

*some URLs may no longer be valid, especially for older WebAward winners.

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