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Nominations Now Open for the 2021 ASC Innovation & Leadership Awards

Submit nominations by Friday, June 25th


America's Service Commissions (ASC) is now seeking nominations for the eighth annual ASC Innovation & Leadership Awards recognizing the tremendous talent and impact within the state service commission and national service network. We invite current ASC members to nominate an outstanding individual or program. Award nominees are individuals and programs who demonstrate commitment to national service and volunteering at the state level.


This year, we continue to seek nominations that also showcase leaders and organizations that have contributed to COVID-19 response and long-term recovery efforts in their communities as well.

Submit nominations online by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, June 25th in one or more of the following categories:blue graphic. text reads Innovation and Leadership Awards 2021. Nominations open through June 25, 2021. Award winners to be recognized at a virtual ceremony the week of September 13th

  • Outstanding Commissioner
  • Outstanding Commission Staff Member
  • Outstanding Commission Executive Director
  • Outstanding Service Program
  • Outstanding Service Program Staff Member 

Not sure who to nominate? Look around and you will see great co-workers, commissioners, colleagues, and programs in your community and state.


This year, award winners will be recognized virtually during an online virtual event ceremony the week of September 13th. Winners will be notified in advance of their selection in August to make arrangements to accept the award virtually.

The online nomination form may be submitted multiple times for multiple nominations. 


You can download a copy of the nomination form in PDF format for reference and planning prior to submitting the online form. All nominations must be submitted online, however.

Prior year finalists/nominees may be nominated. View a list of previous winners.


Note: You must be a current member of ASC to submit a nomination; ineligible nominations will be
disqualified. To become a member of ASC, sign up online.



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