National Awards Program

National Awards Program

  • Purpose
  • The purpose of the National Awards Program is to recognize outstanding achievement or service for Hispanics within the FAA.
  • Nomination Period
  • The nomination period is January 1 through March 1. Postmark by March 1 assures acceptance. No exceptions or extensions will be made beyond March 1. Download the National Award Nomination Form here.
  • Categories and Qualifications
    1. Member of the Year
    Any member who has demonstrated leadership capabilities, furthered the goals of the Coalition, and supported Region/Center Chapter activities.
  • 2. Officer of the Year
    Any Executive Committee officer who has demonstrated service beyond the normal responsibilities. (Note: This award is conferred by the President; nominations are not accepted.)
  • 3. Region/Center Chapter of the Year
    Any Region/Center Chapter that has furthered the goals of the Coalition by:
    – Maintaining open communications among the members
    – Recruiting/maintaining members
    – Sponsoring chapter activities
    – Furthering aviation awareness
    – Participating in national Coalition programs
    – Promoting awareness of Hispanics, females, and other minorities.
  • 4. Non-member of the Year
    Any person who has demonstrated commitment to the goals and objective of the Coalition.
  • 5. Civil Rights Officer of the Year
    Any FAA Civil Rights Officer who has furthered the goals of the Coalition, and supported Region/Center Chapter activities.
  • 6. FAA Manager of the Year
    Any FAA manager who has encouraged and supported participation in Hispanic programs.
  • Nomination Procedures
    1. Any member in good standing may submit a nomination(s).
    2. The nomination form and supporting documentation shall be submitted in writing. The form should be completely filled; incomplete forms will not be processed.
    3. Email to vp@nhcfae.org