To recognize the NPGA State Director who has been the most effective in carrying out his/her responsibilities during the previous year. The award, in the form of a plaque, may be presented annually at the NPGA Annual Meeting, although it is not required that an award be presented each year.
Nominations can be made by any member of the NPGA and the staff members of affiliated associations. There is no limit as to the number of times a State Director can be nominated and/or receive the award. The deadline for the nomination form to be received by NPGA is December 1.
The judges for the award are to be the NPGA chairman (who shall serve as chairman), the immediate past chairman, and the NPGA District Directors. The judges shall solicit input from the membership and NPGA staff members to whatever extent they deem necessary or useful.
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