Award Program Options

Wondering which award program option will work best for your employee recognition needs?

Program Options

Awards Network offers a variety of solutions to encourage and reward your company's employees. Use the chart below to compare our program types and find the one that best suits your needs.

Find Your Program Match

Gift Program

Congratulate individuals achieving a milestone with a gift of their choice at the price point you set, paired with a custom presentation piece.

Best For

Any organization wanting to award individuals for a single reason (such as anniversary, retirement, holiday, etc.).

Popular Features:

  • Customized Redemption Website (Free)
  • Personalized Presentation Materials
  • Automated Anniversary Reminders
  • No Upfront Payment Required

Basic Points

Award points to individuals or departments for accomplishing goals, which can be redeemed on awards in the catalog.

Best For

Small to medium sized organizations with managers looking to award points to individuals via a point tracking system.

Popular Features:

  • Customized Point Tracking Website
  • Instant or Auto Point Posting
  • Promotional Email Blasts
  • Manager Portal

Deluxe Points

Reward individual or department achievements with points & encourage collaboration via interactive features that boost engagement.

Best For

Larger organizations seeking to encourage individuals to reach and share their work successes via shout-outs and ecards.

Popular Features:

  • Customized Interactive Website
  • Multiple Point Posting Methods
  • Custom Reporting
  • All-Inclusive Manager Portal


  Gift Program Basic Points Deluxe Points
Catalog Format Online & Print Online Online
Marketing Materials Choice of 4 Presentation Options Choice of Promotional Options Choice of Promotional Options
Gift Price Range 15 Levels between $25 - $3,500 $25 - $6,000 $25 - $6,000
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*Gifts ship free within the 48 contiguous United States.