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NRPS Annual Awards Program


Recognizing Excellence in the field of Parks, Recreation, Cultural and Community Services

NRPS Annual Awards Information

Nominating Tips
The Awards Committee receives and then distributes all submissions which are carefully reviewed by a panel of NRPS members from around the State.
Each nomination is carefully reviewed by a panel of NRPS members from around the State. Their responsibility is to select the most outstanding nominations for recognition. When submitting a nomination, please consider the following suggestions:

  • Read the criteria for each award category and the nomination procedures carefully.
  • The committee suggests that you use award criteria headings when writing your nomination. Each criteria is assigned a point value. Nominations should provide information pertaining directly to each award criteria.
  • Nominations should be clear, concise and well written
  • Submit complete nomination materials
  • Spend time preparing the nomination application; and submit
  • Awards Nomination Forms are below
Paul Foltz, NRPS Awards & Citations Committee
For information, email Paul Foltz

2018 Award Categories:

Click on each category for criteria information:

Park Related Awards:

  • Elmer H. Anderson Park Excellence Award

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  • Silver State Legacy Park Award
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Program Related Awards:

  • Program Excellence Awards

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Professional Related Awards:

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  • Fellowship Award

  • Citation Award


  • Dundee Award

  • Young Professional Award

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