Robert W. King Memorial Award
Please use this form to complete your nomination. Nominators should complete Sections I–V and submit the nomination by the deadline. (These materials may be reproduced and distributed freely.)
Purpose and Overview
Each year, AGA presents one boxed medallion award to formally recognize superior service that enhanced the AGA's national prestige and stature.
Any AGA member, except individuals serving on the National Executive Committee or employees of the AGA at the time the award is present, is eligible for the award.
Nominations must be made by AGA chapters. AGA Chapters are limited to one nomination that must be endorsed by an authorized Chapter representative.
AGA will nationally recognize the recipient at a special awards ceremony during the Annual PDC.
Formal name with designations (i.e. CGFM, CPA, etc.) as it might appear on an award
Phone number and email
II. Criteria and Evaluation
Superior service will be considered on a broad basis of acts, achievements or service that enhanced the prestige of AGA, enabled the Association to provide greater service to its memberships, or brought honor to AGA. The National Awards Committee will use the following criteria to evaluate and rank nominees. Therefore, for each key factor listed below, describe in specific terms, the work or contribution that justifies the nomination.
- Enhanced the prestige of AGA (worth 40 points).
- Enabled AGA to provide greater service to its membership (worth 40 points).
- Brought honor to AGA (worth 20 points).
III. Biographical Sketch of Nominee
List the nominee's education and any other pertinent background information that will assist in evaluating the nominee's achievements.
For use as the formal award citation, succinctly (using two or three sentences) describe the highlights of the accomplishments, particularly impact and results.
V. Nominator Information
Full address of nominator (AGA will send you a copy of our letter to the nominee.)
Phone Number and Email Address (in case we have questions about this package)
Are you representing an AGA Chapter?
____Yes, the __________________ Chapter ____No
Your AGA chapter leadership position, if applicable
How to Prepare and Submit Your Entry
Please use this form to complete your nomination. Nominators should complete Sections I –V and submit the original nomination by the deadline. (You do not have to send copies of the package.)
The HTML and Word versions of this form are available online at www.agacgfm.org/membership/awards/.
Please take care to ensure your nomination is a complete document and includes all the information requested. Do not submit several nominations bound by one cover letter that contains contact information—EACH nomination should be a stand-alone document.
Electronic submissions should be ONE file. Please do not send the description of accomplishments separate from the nominee's bio. Include all information in one e-file.
- Nominations may be submitted electronically, by fax, by mail, or in person.
- Include a high-resolution .JPG photo file of the nominee.
- File your submission by the deadline indicated below.
- Electronic nominations do not require original signature.
The original nomination package must be received by 5 pm Eastern time on Friday, March 29, 2013.
Late nominations will be encouraged to resubmit the following year—they will not be returned.
All applicants will be notified of the National Awards Committee's decision approximately 6 weeks after the deadline.
Submit Your Entry To
All nominations should be submitted to the attention of the AGA National Awards Committee Staff Liaison.
Mail: 2208 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301-1314