benefits to winners
Each year section committee will choose up to four winning groups. Each group will receive $10,000 ($5,000/year for two years) to use as they see fit. After the first year each group is asked to provide an update on the groups activities and accomplishments.
- The award honors the work of groups, not individuals.
- To be considered, a group’s origins must be informal, and not initiated by an organization, nonprofit, or government program or service.
- The group must demonstrate a positive impact on their community.
- Group must live and act in the United States.
Nominations are closed for 2013. Thank you to everyone who submitted. Winners will be announced in June of 2013.