The Deadline to submit an award is February 12, 2017.
An unlimited number of people may be nominated from each district. One (1) person from each of the 13 districts will be chosen for a regional award. These winners will be chosen by the selection board. Each regional winner is awarded with a cash prize of $500.00 to go towards their charitable cause. The national winner who will receive a cash prize of $1000.00 for their cause and attend the Jefferson Awards National Ceremonies in Washington D.C. will be chosen out of the 13 regional winners by the selection board.” Suggestion: “A national winner will be chosen from the 13 regional winners by the Board of Selectors. The national winner will receive a cash prize of $1,000 for their cause and he or she will have the opportunity to attend the Jefferson Awards National Ceremonies in Washington D.C. Nominees are evaluated based on soon to be published Scoring Guidelines.
USW Board of Selectors