World Council's Distinguished Service Award (DSA) is the highest honor paid to individuals and institutions by the worldwide credit union movement. Created to recognize outstanding contributions to international credit union development, Distinguished Service Awards are presented each year at the World Credit Union Conference.  

Nominations are open for the 2021 Distinguished Service Award. Download our Nomination Criteria and Nomination Form, and submit all materials by Friday, March 12, 2021 to DSA@woccu.org.

2020 Winner

World Council presented the 2020 Distinguished Service Award (DSA) to the Indiana Credit Union League (ICUL) for its exemplary commitment supporting credit unions serving vulnerable populations, disaster victims, immigrants and entrepreneurs outside of its own country. The ICUL has welcomed credit union professionals to Indiana from Ecuador, The Netherlands, Dominica, Costa Rica, Brazil, The Dominican Republic and Guatemala for training, education and networking opportunities.



Past Winners