MEMORANDUM FOR BIG CHAPTER PRESIDENTS AND REGIONAL COUNCIL PRESIDENTS 

FROM:  Honorable Darlene H. Young, Chair
National Board of Directors

 

SUBJECT:  2017 National Prestige Awards Program

The National Board of Directors of Blacks In Government, Inc. solicits nominations for the 2017 Prestige Awards Program. This is a great opportunity to recognize an outstanding member, chapter, or region for the exceptional work performed in calendar year 2016 (January 1, 2016 thru December 31, 2016).

For your use, attached is information on the Prestige Awards Program to include:

1. Descriptions and Categories

2. Criteria

3. Nomination Procedures

4. Nomination Forms

5. Meritorious or Distinguished Service Justification Form

6. Special Achievement Justification Form

Completed nomination and justification forms must contain the required signatures. Your completed nomination’s packages must be emailed no later than May 22, 2017. Please note, the Awards Committee is only accepting electronic submissions. Facsimile and/or postal submissions will not be accepted.  Nominations are to be emailed to: 2017nbod.awards@gmail.com

For any questions, please contact Director Cheryl Peterson, 2017 Awards Committee Chair, at (425) 233-2454 or via email at 2017nbod.awards@gmail.com

We look forward to receiving your nominations and best wishes to each of you. Thank you for making a BIG difference in your community and in BIG.

 

Attachments

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cc:
National Board of Directors
National Executive Committee