For many years the Polish Insurance Association (PIU) has been awarding people and institutions for their work for self-management of the branch and a significant input to the development of the Polish insurance market. “Meritorious for insurance” badge can be awarded to an individual hired in an insurance company or in an insurance institution, a person working in favor of insurance including research workers dealing with the insurance issues or dissemination of knowledge of insurance and other individuals or legal persons, both national and foreign, who offered significant input to the development of Insurance in Poland.

In 2000 and 2005 PIU granted awards on the occasion of 10th an 15th anniversary of PIU. In 2000 and 2005, the most remarkable representatives of the market were also honored with orders and national insignia by the president of the Republic of Poland.