CHIPS Articles: Nominations Extended to Feb 15 for 2019 USN-USMC Electromagnetic Spectrum Workforce Excellence Awards
Nominations Extended to Feb 15 for 2019 USN-USMC Electromagnetic Spectrum Workforce Excellence Awards
By DON OCIO
February 7, 2019
Award nominations deadline has now been extend to Feb. 15.
Awards will be presented in the following categories:
- Electromagnetic Spectrum Individual Excellence Award: for a specific achievement related to spectrum supportability;
- Electromagnetic Spectrum Team Excellence Award: for a specific achievement related to spectrum supportability;
- Electromagnetic Spectrum “Rising Star” Award: to recognize up-and-coming talent in the Spectrum workforce; and
- Electromagnetic Spectrum “John J Lussier” Award: to recognize strategic leadership in the Spectrum workforce
Nominations are open to Department of the Navy military, civilian, and support contractors, must be submitted to DON_CIO_Spectrum@navy.mil no later than Feb. 1, 2019, and must include:
- Nominee’s name, title, grade, phone number, email address, and organization mailing address;
- Name of projects, products, programs, etc. associated with the nomination;
- Name, title, mailing address of the supervisor or person to whom an award letter should be sent if the individual is selected;
- Individual / team point of contact information;
- Award justification (no more than one page, 11 or 12-point font, 1 inch margins all around)
- Recommended citation summarizing award justification (100-150 words);
- Supporting endorsement by supervisor, commanding officer, or Command Information Officer; and
- Other supporting documents, as applicable.
Winners will be recognized at either the East or West Coast 2019 USN-USMC Spectrum Summit, whichever location is closest to their duty station. The West Coast summit will be held March 19-21, 2019 in San Diego, California, and the East Coast summit will be held June 25-27, 2019 in Norfolk, Virginia. Registration and additional information about the 2019 Spectrum Summits will be provided at a later date.
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