Outstanding Individual in Floodplain Management honors an individual responsible for the development or implementation of a distinguished local program or activity, or who overcomes obstacles to champion sound floodplain management principles at the local level. Selection criteria will include the individual's role in the program or activity, level of innovation and collaboration, and overall program impact.
Outstanding Community in Floodplain Management honors a local community (city, town, county, borough, tribe, etc.) with a program that demonstrates commitment and leadership in floodplain management through initiatives and projects that demonstrate vision or forward thinking toward floodplain management, bring resources together, partner with other organizations, or overcome obstacles to do the right thing. Selection criteria will include the community's leadership in the initiative or project, level of innovation and collaboration, and the overall impact that the initiative or project delivers.
Floodplain Management Special Recognition is an open option for nominations that may not fit the first 2 categories. Lifetime Achievement Award? Honoring a great project? Just describe why you are nominating them.
Winners will receive a scholarship to attend the NORFMA Annual Conference.
You may nominate more than one individual or community, but please just one each per submission.