Past Winners of the AAPOR Award for Exceptionally Distinguished Achievement

2014 Jon A. Krosnick 
2013 Floyd J. Fowler, Jr.
2012 Daniel Yankelovich
2011 Stanley Presser
2010 Michael W. Traugott
2009 Elizabeth Martin
2008 Kathleen Frankovic
2007
Harry O'Neill
2006
Norman H. Nie
2005 Andrew Kohut
2004 Benjamin I. Page
2003
Don A. Dillman
   Frank Stanton
2002 Tom W. Smith
2001 Robert Groves
2000 Philip Meyer
1999 Charles Cannell
   Warren J. Mitofsky
1998

Albert E. Gollin

1997 Irving Crespi
1996 Eleanor Singer
1995 Herbert I. Abelson
1994 Howard Schuman
1993 Jack Elinson
1992 James Davis
1991 Joe Belden
1990 Herbert E. Krugman
1989 Gladys Engel Lang
   Kurt Lang
1988 Burns W. Roper
1987 Norman Bradburn

Seymour Sudman
1986 Philip Converse
1985 Daniel Katz
1984 Ithiel de Sola Pool
1983 Paul K. Perry
1982 Paul B. Sheatsley
   Matilda White Riley
   John R. Riley, Jr.
   Wilbur Schramm
1981 Lester R. Frankel
1980 Shirley A. Star
1979 Mervin D. Field
1978 W. Phillips Davison
1977 Leo Bogart
1976 Joseph T. Klapper
1975 Raymond A. Bauer
1974 Bernard Berelson
1973 Rensis Likert
1972 Jean Stoetzel
1971 Walter Lippman
1970 Archibald M. Crossley
1969 Roper Public Opinion Research Center
1968 Elmo C. Wilson
1967 Hans Zeisel
1966 Hadley Cantril
1965 Harry H. Field
1964 Harold D. Lasswell
1963 George H. Gallup
1962 Angus Campbell

Julian Woodward Award (1955-1961) Predecessor of AAPOR Award

1961  Fund for the Republic
1960  Clyde W. Hart
1959  Elmo Roper
1958  Samuel A. Stouffer
1957  Public Opinion Quarterly
1956  Herbert H. Hyman
1955  Paul F. Lazarsfeld