*Nominees must be Floridian either by birth or by permanent residency and domicile*Nominees must have demonstrated commitment to the highest ethical standards*Nominees must have a sustained record of accomplishment*Nominees must be living*The Spirit of Community Award is limited to one person per lifetime per category*Nominations must be received in the Commission office by close of business on August 17, 2018.*The following criteria are utilized in reviewing and judging the nominations: 1. The nominee gives freely and unselfishly by volunteering her or his time to community activities; 2. The nominee inspires others and acts as a role model; 3. The nominee has a positive impact on the direction and success of community projects, programs or individuals; 4. The nominee improves the lives of others.
Florida Commission on the Status of Women107 West Gaines StreetTallahassee, Florida 32301
Phone (850) 414-3300, Fax (850) 921-4131, Website: www.fcsw.net
The Florida Commission on the Status of Women presents Spirit of Community Awards each year upon approval vote of the full Commission. Personal information on the nominee is confidential and requested for the purpose of conducting Florida Department of Law Enforcement background check. All materials accompanying the application form become the property of the state of Florida and cannot be returned. They will be forwarded to the Florida State Archives, R.A. Gray Building, Tallahassee.