This award will be given to a member having at least ten (10) years of continuous membership and who has portrayed exceptional and meritorious service and devotion to the Gulf States Region and to the principles of The Construction Specifications Institute. This award shall be considered as the highest recognition that can be given by the Region. The Robert V. Bishop Award has subsequently been awarded to nominees who exemplify Mr. Bishop’s spirit of dedication and duty.

It was presented by Presentation where the recipient is awarded the Bishop Medal along with the The Bishop Individual Plaque.

Recipients of the Robert V. Bishop Award serve as the jury for nominees submitted for this honor. Their service continues to embody the dedication and life long service to the Gulf States Region displayed by Mr. Robert V. Bishop.