Recognizing Excellence in the field of Parks, Recreation, Cultural and Community Services
NRPS Annual Awards Information
*Nomination fees are waived
NRPS Awards are presented to individuals and agencies to recognize their professional and personal efforts in the fields of parks and recreation. The Awards Committee receives and distributes all submissions which are then carefully reviewed by a panel of NRPS members from around the State. Their responsibility is to select the most outstanding nominations for recognition. Awards will be presented at the 2019 NRPS Conference Awards Banquet the MontBleu Resort in South Lake Tahoe. Award submissions are due by Thursday, March 1, 2019.
This year, we will be taking submissions online. We recommend you gather all your submission material and write any descriptions or narratives prior to visiting the awards submission form online. You will not be able to stop and restart your submission, it must be completed in one sitting.
When submitting a nomination, please consider the following suggestions:
Pat O'Mara, NRPS Awards & Citations Committee
For information, email Pat O'Mara
2019 Award Categories:
Nomination timeline is January 4 - March 1, 2019.
Park Related Awards:
· Elmer H. Anderson Park Excellence Award - Criteria
· Silver State Legacy Park Award - Criteria
Program Related Awards:
· Program Excellence Awards - Criteria
Professional Related Awards:
· Fellowship Award - Criteria
· Citation Award - Criteria
· Dundee Award - Criteria
· Young Professional Award - Criteria