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- Sun Coast 2017 Annual Awards Reception: Call for Nominations! February 7, 2017
The time has come to celebrate the accomplishments of our Section!
The three nominee categories are as follows:
Distinguished Service – This award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the planning profession over the course of their career. This includes but is not limited to community leaders, veteran planners or other professionals, elected officials, and citizen advocates.
Planner of the Year – This award acknowledges a local planner who has made a significant contribution to the profession this past year (2016). The individual must be a member of APA to be eligible for this award.
Award of Excellence – This award recognizes an organization, initiative, planning process or project which is unique within the Sun Coast Section. Successful nominations will describe the application of a truly unique planning process or approach (or be able to demonstrate a result) which was revolutionary rather than evolutionary. Applicants should also describe how it’s on the cutting edge, how it betters our communities, and demonstrates excellence in its accomplishments. To be eligible a process, initiative or project must have been completed within the last 3 years, or an organization active within the last 3 years.
Nominations of projects or plans should include a written summary explaining why the nominee is deserving of regional recognition. Nominations of individuals should include an a written explanation of why the nominee is deserving of regional recognition and a biographical summary or resume.
There is no cost to submit a nomination. Nomination packages should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nominations Due Friday March 3, by 5:00 p.m.
Winners will be announced at the Section’s Annual Awards Reception on April 5th, 2017. Details coming soon!
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