SUTA has the following categories of awards:
- Dr. Amin Lifetime Achievement Award (2010, 2012, 2014, 2016)
- Dr. Mojtahedi Innovation Award (2010, 2016)
- SUTA Alumni Achievement Award (2012, 2014, 2016)
- SUTA Service Award (2012, 2014, 2016)
- SUTA Staff Appreciation Award (2014) - later merged with SUTA Service Award
Call for nominations is made usually in the winter of even numbered years and the awards are given in the summer of the same year.