USDF Region 1 Awards General Information
USDF Region 1 awards are given each year for Contribution to the Dressage Community: Adult and Youth (21 years and younger)
The criteria for the awards are as follows:
•Nominations will be accepted from any USDF Region 1 Group Member Organization (GMO), Participating Member (PM), or Group Member (GM)
•Consideration for nominees will be given to cumulative accomplishments that are based on volunteer activities.
•Individuals may only win once in each category.
•Award nominations are due by the Fall Region 1 Meeting November 30, 2016 (go to www.usdfregion1.org for updates)
•Nominations may only be submitted online via the Awards page at the USDF Region 1 website: www.usdfregion1.org
•Nominations MUST adhere to the format given on the online form, and must include the name of the individual or GMO submitting the nomination.
•More than one nominee may be listed on the one form (if the individuals are being nominated as a team) and more than one nominee may be submitted by an individual or GMO.
•Nominations will be published on the Region 1 website and Facebook page.
•Region 1 GMOs will vote for award winners at the USDF National Convention. All GMO votes will count equally, and GMOs may vote for their own nominees
•Awards will be named in each category for which a nomination is received.
•Winners will receive a decorative plaque, which can be presented by the winner’s GMO.
Winners will be listed in the Region 1 Omnibus and on the Region 1 web site and Facebook page. Some of the previous winners are listed on the following page.