Nebraska Public Relations Award
A new recognition for 2016-2017, we are excited to share this opportunity with chapters in Nebraska. The Public Relations award is designed to provide a framework of best practices as they relate to public relations for a local chapter. Designed similar to the Chapter Award, this award is designed to provide multiple ways for recognition while also educating about new and different public relations strategies. Applications must be received by March 1.
Chapter Developer Awards
Raise money for Nebraska FCCLA and earn free State Leadership Conference registration! Chapters that bring in Circle of Friends sponsorships, SLC program advertisement space, Opportunity Fair presenters, and STAR sponsorships, could earn up to $300 toward their State Leadership Conference and STAR Event registrations.
The chapter that brings in the most amount in sponsorships will earn $300, second place will earn $200, and third place will earn $100. All sponsorships received by February 1, 2017 will be eligible.
2016-2017 Chapter Award Application
Chapters have the opportunity to once again earn distinction be completing the Chapter Award Application. Chapters can choose to complete 1, 2, or 3 items per column to earn Bronze, Silver, or Gold Distinction. Awards are given during the Business and Recognition Session at State Leadership Conference on April 3. Due date: November 1 (affiliation) and March 1 (application).
Join other CTSOs from across Nebraska to help Feed Nebraska. Chapters can work with multiple CTSOs and community organizations to raise money to prevent hunger, collect food items, or educate others about food and nutrition. Due date: March 1
Red and White Chapter Affiliation Award
The Red and White Chapter Affiliation Awards are designed to encourage FCCLA members and advisers to recruit FCCLA members from their Family and Consumer courses. These students often have background knowledge of FACS and have the opportunity to learn about and interact with FCCLA within the classroom on a regular basis. Award formula and levels can be found on the application below. Due date: March 1.
Nebraska National Program Awards
Chapters that complete a National Program can apply for recognition at the state level. Chapters can submit multiple projects in each category however, each project can only be submitted in one Program area. Chapters who complete this application will be recognized with a nametag ribbon at SLC. The top application in each National Program category will be recognized on stage at SLC during the Business and Recognition session. Chapters who participate in the National Program Award process will receive additional recognition. Due date: March 1.
National Public Relations Award
Recognizes chapters who have excelled in planning and implementing an exemplary public relations campaign to increase public awareness of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America and Family and Consumer Sciences Education. Additional information on this award can be found on the News and Media page of the National FCCLA website.
National Outstanding Media Award
This National award is designed to honor a media outlet whose responsibilities are not related to Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) that has covered significant FCCLA activities and is giving continued service through press coverage to the local, state, and/or national organization. Additional information on this award can be found on the News and Media page of the National FCCLA website.