Jefferson Awards: Nominate a volunteer

Jefferson Awards: Nominate a volunteer



Rules of Eligibility:

  • Associates of The Dispatch Printing Company and Lifeline of Ohio are not eligible for this award, but may submit nominations.
  • Nominator information must be provided. Individuals may not nominate themselves.
  • An individual is not eligible if he/she has won the Jefferson Award within the last five (5) years, 2014-2018. All nominees who have not won are eligible.
  • All nominations must be submitted on the official 10TV form, either electronically or on hard copy. Hard copy nominations must be typed or legibly printed and must contain all information requested. Any nominations that do not meet these requirements will not be considered.
  • Nominations made on the national Jefferson Awards site will not be accepted.
  • Completed nomination forms and supporting materials must be received or postmarked by 11:59pm on Friday, February 8, 2019.
  • Each nomination will be considered based upon: type of service and impact on the community; how much time has been given to the project; what the volunteer has accomplished.
  • Nominees may be asked to provide additional information.
  • All decisions by the judges are final.

NOTE: When filling out the section describing the nominee’s activities and contributions to society -- feel free to add any support materials: letters of recommendation, newspaper articles, etc.