Carl R. Ernst Founders Award
The Carl R. Ernst Founders Award was established by the PRIA Board of Directors on June 1, 2005, to be presented in recognition of proven, unique leadership and achievement in resolving issues in the property records industry. This prestigious award is bestowed in accordance with the Award Selection Criteria (see right margin) and Award Script.
To nominate an individual for this award, click here.
Black Knight's Ernst Publishing Scholarship
A scholarship program, funded by Black Knight in memory of Carl R. Ernst, has been established to provide a one-year membership and a single conference registration for one government and one business sector organization each year. Organizations that have not previously been members of PRIA are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
Scholarships will be for a 12-month period beginning August 1 of the membership year for which the scholarship is awarded.
To learn more about the scholarships and submit a scholarship application, click here. The scholarship deadline for the 2020-21 membership year closes on June 15, 2020. Selections will be made on or before July 15, 2020.