Members of the Florida Swimming Pool Association can enter projects completed within the state of Florida.  Submit each entry as you complete the project or send all entries at once by the final deadline. Gain recognition you can use to market your company!

The annual Florida Swimming Pool Association Design Awards program gives members an opportunity to enter their pools, spas and water features for judging on

  • workmanship,
  • soundness of design,
  • beauty,
  • practicality and
  • safety.

Categories customized for Florida pool construction divide the entries by size, type of construction and features.

Pools are awarded

  • Gold, Silver, Bronze or Award of Merit based on a panel of industry judges' review.
  • Plaque - Winners receive a plaque with a photo of the pool or spa so they may display their accomplishment to prospective customers.
  • Media - Award winning pools are submitted to national industry magazines for publication and also distributed to the winners' local media.
  • Logo - A special logo is available for the winners to use in ads, business cards and on company letterhead.
*FSPA membership must be paid in full to participate in Design Awards.
Photography Tips for your Design Award Entry If you have any questions call 800-548-6774.

Categories for Entries

a. 250 to 500 square feet
b. 501 to 700 square feet
c. 701 square feet and over
d. Vanishing Edge
a. 250 to 500 square feet
b. 501 to 700 square feet
c. 701 square feet and over
d. Vanishing Edge
Residential pools using vinyl liner.
Residential pools made of fiberglass.
a. Residential
b. Commercial
Any residential swimming pool, regardless of size or type of construction, built at least 10 years prior to deadline. Year pool was finished must accompany entry. Previous pool award winners are eligible.
a. Residential
b. Commercial
Country clubs, cabana and beach clubs and any other non-residential pools with limited or membership type admission plus all hotel, motel, condominium and apartment pools.
(such as Girl Scout, Boy Scout, YMCA / YWCA) and all other public pools to which the public is admitted and not fitting the definition of pools in the Semi-Public category.
Water Parks
Residential Spas (Interior & Exterior).
Semi-Public or Public Spas.
Spa Pools (i.e. Swim Spas).
Energy Efficient Pools.

**2023 Design Award submissions are open.

Download the entry form .

2022 Design Award Winners