The Strike Force Award is given to Texas REALTORS® who have exhibited dedication to one or more of the Texas Association of REALTORS® grassroots activities and programs, such as:

  • REALTOR® Voter Registration
  • Candidate Interview Program
  • Opportunity Race Program
  • REALTOR® Delegate Program
  • REALTOR® Candidate Academy
  • REALTOR® Public Official
  • Legislative Liaison
  • NAR and TAR Action Centers (Call For Action)
  • Broker Involvement Program
  • Legislative Contact Teams
  • REALTOR® Day at the Texas Capital

Nominations may be submitted throughout the year

Download the nomination form

Contact for more information


Nomination Guidelines and Qualifications

The following are criteria for nominating and awarding a Strike Force Award:

  1. If an Opportunity Race was conducted within the nominee’s area, nominee can participate in the Opportunity Race. A nominee is not disqualified for not participating in an Opportunity Race if no Opportunity Race was conducted within the nominee’s area
  2. Nominees must be registered to vote
  3. Nominees must have invested in TREPAC during the year for which the award applies
  • PIC members and TREPAC Trustees are not eligible for the Strike Force Award
  • Strike Force Award will be awarded during odd-numbered years at the Texas REALTORS® Winter Meeting
  • Award winners are published in the issue of Texas REALTOR® magazine that follows Winter Meeting and are promoted at Winter Meeting
  • Multiple Strike Force Awards may be awarded to REALTORS® within the same local association
  • Nominations for the Strike Force Award may be made by:
    • Local Associations; GADs, AE, staff, etc.
    • Texas Association of REALTORS® Field Rep
    • Political Involvement Council members
  • Nominations may be submitted throughout the year
  • PIC leadership will ratify decisions as nominees are submitted
  • Winners will immediately receive a framed certificate to acknowledge their exceptional efforts in grassroots advocacy

Grassroots Advocate of the Year

  • At the end of the year, PIC leadership will select finalists from the pool of Strike Force winners to be considered for the Grassroots Advocate of the Year Award
  • Grassroots Advocate of the Year will be determined by the full PIC and presented at Winter Meeting in February