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 are presented at the annual NRPS Conference Awards Banquet during the annual conference.
Award Submissions are collected electronically through webform. 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:
2021 Award Categories:
Award submissions are now being accepted! Submission deadline is extended to Tuesday, August 31st, 2021!
Park Related Awards:
· Elmer H. Anderson Park Excellence Award - Submit
· Silver State Legacy Park Award - Submit
Program Related Awards:
· Program Excellence Awards - Submit
· Silver State Legacy Program Award - Submit
Professional Related Awards:
· Fellowship Award - Submit
· Citation Award - Submit
· Dundee Award - Submit
· Young Professional Award - Submit