Emerging Leadership Award
The Emerging Leadership Award is given for exceptional service to AFCEA at the local and/or international level. This award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated continuous leadership in Emerging Leader activities since winning the Distinguished Young AFCEAN award (now known as the Distinguished Young Professional award).
The Emerging Leadership nomination will be graded on the following:
How the nominee has grown in their development as a leader in the local Emerging Leader community
Leadership roles the nominee has taken in the local AFCEAN community at-large - outside of the Emerging Leader community
Contributions the nominee made to the International Emerging Leader community
Mentoring provided by the nominee during the award year
How the nominee has distinguished themselves as a professional in their community
Must be a current AFCEA member
Must be forty (40) years of age or under as of December 31 of the current year
Must be a previous Distinguished Young AFCEAN (DYA) winner of at least two years prior
Cannot have previously won an Emerging Leadership Award Individual cannot nominate themselvesMust be actively mentoring and involved with the Young AFCEANs
Must have demonstrated continuous leadership in Young AFCEAN activities since winning the DYA award
Nomination must be endorsed by the nominee's AFCEA Regional Vice President (RVP)
NOMINATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NLT Sunday Mar 13, 2022
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