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NC ACES Award Due date Extended to 5 PM, April 5th

NCACES Extension Education Awards recognize members of the North Carolina Association of Cooperative Extension Specialists who develop and deliver outstanding Extension Education Programs.

There are 3 awards:
1) Outstanding Work in support of County Programs
2) Outstanding Subject Matter Program (developed by an individual)
3) Outstanding Subject Matter Program (developed by a specialist team)

Specific program components may include staff development activities, demonstrations, tours, displays, videos, software programs, special publications, or other innovative delivery. The Awards Committee is selected by the NCACES Board of Directors.

NCACES is open to Extension program and staff development professionals including Specialists, Faculty, Associates, Program Coordinators, and Area Specialized Agents. Nominators do not have to be NCACES members but nominees do have to be members of NCACES to be eligible. If necessary, nominees may join as members after award notification if they are not members pre-award.

We accept nominations from Agents and Specialists. If you are nominating someone, please make sure they pay their $20 annual dues to Gary Bullen, Treasurer.

The deadline to apply for the 2019 awards is 5 p.m. April 5, 2019. Nomination Packet

Previous awards are listed here.

 If you have questions, please contact the Recognition and Awards Committee Chair, Diana Urieta or Carinthia A Cherry. (