CARRA Outstanding Service Award: Nominations due January 15


The Outstanding Service Award aims to recognize a CARRA member who has has made a great contribution to the organization and consistently demonstrates a high degree of excellence in teamwork and collaboration. 

Help honor a valuable CARRA member by submitting them for this award. Nominations are due January 15. 

Who is Eligible? 

  • Must be an active CARRA member in good standing.
  • Current members of the Executive Committee, Steering Committee, and RROC are not eligible for nomination.

Who Should I Nominate? 

  • An individual whose work has advanced CARRA’s goals in measurable ways. 
  • Someone who encourages other to conduct work in ways that advance the goals of CARRA and advance the careers of CARRA members. 

Additionally, nominees should demonstrate the following qualities: 

  • Responsive: innovative, resourceful and timely, approachable and open-minded, able to balance individual and organizational needs, productive
  • Respectful: friendly, courteous and considerate, exhibiting care and compassion when serving others, valuing different ideas and perspectives, treating others with dignity, inclusive
  • Collaborative: works successfully with other to accomplish organizational goals, demonstrates teamwork across boundaries, supports others in what they do

How do I Make a Nomination? 

  • Nominations must include a nomination letter that details what makes the nominee exceptional. Provide specific examples of service and impact along with how the nominee fits within the award characteristics.
  • An additional supporting letter will be required regarding the nominee’s impact and service. 
  • Nominations can be made through this form here

The deadline for nominations for this award is January 15.

For more information on the award, click here.