NAVPLG Invites Nominations for 2017 Awards
Submission Period: EXTENDED THROUGH APRIL 28, 2017
NATIONAL RECOGNITION FOR EXEMPLARY ADMINISTRATORS AND PROGRAMS:
* Outstanding Volunteer Administrator
* New Volunteer Administrator

Members, here is a great opportunity for you to be recognized by your national association, to bring credit to your program, or even to draw attention to another deserving individual/program. Nominations are currently open for awards to be presented by NAVPLG at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in Seattle, Washington, on June 19, 2017.

  1. EXTENDED THROUGH 4/28:  The Outstanding Volunteer Administrator Award will be presented to a NAVPLG member, recognizing qualities that include effective use of leadership skills, creative utilization of people, resources and opportunities, a strong sense of professional ethics, and an ability to mentor youth and/or peers.
  2. EXTENDED THROUGH 4/28: The New Volunteer Administrator Award will be given to a member who has been in their position serving local government for three years or less.
NOMINATION PERIOD ENDED FOR INNOVATIVE PROGRAM & AWARD OF MERIT: 
 Innovative Program Award honors the outstanding achievements of a member's government program in the creation and implementation of a program/service which utilizes volunteers to creatively serve both their local government and community.

Award of Merit may be given to a volunteer administrator or program at the discretion of the NAVPLG board. Membership is not required for this designation.
Awards will be presented in Seattle, Washington at the 2017 National Conference on Volunteering & Service (June 19-21). Winners do not need to be present to win.  Presentations include a plaque and a complimentary one-year membership in NAVPLG for the coming year, along with the satisfaction of recognition by his or her peers. 

The deadline for nominations is April 28, 2017. Self-nominations will be accepted. Nominees will be contacted by May 8 with their award status. Please use the online forms listed in the AWARDS tab to submit your nominations.