The Honorary Lifetime Achievement
Award shall be granted to individuals who have made significant, meaningful
contributions to safety, health or the environment as a member of a Division or
one of its Sections or Committees.
Purpose: To recognize members who have made
significant, meaningful contributions to safety, health or the environment and
to the National Safety Council for no less than fifteen years. The award is intended to serve as a form of appreciation on behalf of
the Division and of the National Safety Council. The level of service to be
recognized need not be at the level required for the Distinguished Service to
Safety Award (DSSA), however, it should represent long term, substantial
contributions and significant, meaningful accomplishments towards achieving the
goals and objectives of the Division or one of its Sections or Committees.
Scope: The NSC Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award
is designed to celebrate excellence and show gratitude to individuals dedicated
to advancing the mission of the National Safety Council through its
Eligibility: To be eligible for
nomination, the individual must:
- Have been
in good standing in an NSC Division, Section or Committee for a minimum of fifteen years, and
- Have dedicated time and resources to advance the goals of the Division and/or the Council
Criteria: The criteria for
evaluating nominations may include, but not be limited to:
contribution to or impact on safety
service to the National Safety Council and/or its Divisions, and advancement
of its mission through his or her service
Recipient: This award may only be awarded to any individual once in his or her
Nominator Guidance: When considering a
nomination for the NSC Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award, it is important to consider the
should spend time early in the process discussing the nomination process
with NSC Award Manager, who can serve as a coach and mentor.
nominator’s obligation to the nominee and the process includes preparing a professional
nomination package. A nominator may inform and engage the nominee in preparing this.
successful nominations are crisp in form, clear, neat, organized and not
encumbered with extraneous information and endorsements.
nominations must be submitted through the online application with all
required fields complete. No other
documents will be accepted in lieu of the online form.
Deadline: All nominations must follow the NSC Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award guidelines.
Final nominations must be submitted online by March 16, 2018.