Award for BYTE (Building Young Technology Experts)
Curb Award for Roodner Court
National Award of Excellence from NAHRO (National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials) for the Youth Literacy Program
National Award of Excellence from NAHRO (National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials) for the Scholarship Program
Award of Excellence in Resident & Client Services, Youth Program, NHA Work Study Program from New England Regional Council of National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials
Award from Norwalk Reads
Family Strengthening Award from the Family & Children's Agency
Most Improved Housing Authority Housing Authority Insurance Group
Jeffrey Wallace Award from the Connecticut Community Development Association
M. Justin Herman Award from NAHRO (National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials) for achieving and setting the highest standards in the industry
National Award of Merit from NAHRO (National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials) for Program Innovation - Resident and Client Services
Norman Leeds Award for Excellence in Furthering United Way's Family Financial Stability Work
Award of Merit from New England Regional Council of National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials for spearheading the development of Norwalk Reads!
Reading Is Fundamental Award - Top Ten Rated Programs out of 3,600 programs
Regional Award of Excellence from NAHRO for Youth Math Literacy Program
Roodner Court Playground used as model in National Landscape Structures publication
School Street Design Award
Stepping Up for Children Award - Stepping Stones Museum for Children
The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, recognized the Norwalk Housing Foundation's College Scholarship Program as a Top 25 program in this year's Innovations in American Government
Neighborhood Networks Certificate of Achievement "for helping to create a vibrant community that fosters economic opportunity and life-long learning."- U. S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development
Washington Village Site Renovation Award from Connecticut Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects
Since 2002 NHA has no Independent Public Accountant audit findings.
June 30, 2014, Norwalk Housing Authority and its co-applicant, the City of Norwalk received a HUD Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grant to rebuild NHA's Washington Village development as mixed income housing and revitalize the surrounding neighborhood. This was one of four nationwide awards.