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Distinguished Service Award Nominations Open

Distinguished Service Award Nominations

We all know someone who has goes above and beyond in their job, with MNASCOE/NASCOE or in their community.  The NASCOE Distinguished Service Awards program encourages members to recognize NASCOE members who make outstanding contributions in the Areas of:

  • Service to NASCOE
  • Service to FSA-Agriculture; or
  • Service to Community.

Any member of the Association may make a nomination for this competitive awards program. A State approving official of the State Association is REQUIRED to certify to the eligibility of the person being nominated.  Members of the NASCOE association in good standing, members serving under a permanent appointment, and members voluntarily retired during the current year are eligible to receive these awards.

All nominations shall be electronically submitted NO LATER THAN JANUARY 1.
The nomination form should furnish the following information:

  • Name, address, email address, and telephone numbers of the nominee and nominator.
  • Certification by an officer of the State Association that the nominee is serving under a permanent appointment and is in good standing.
  • Award being recommended.
  • Nomination information should be brief, factual and specific.

Nominations are available at under Forms and Downloads – Awards & Scholarship Applications

Distinguished Service Awards Flyer

2016 NASCOE First Timer’s Contest

First Timer's Contest Logo

Enter the NASCOE First Timer’s Contest to win a $500 scholarship to attend your first national convention! One scholarship will be awarded to a NASCOE member from each area,
for a total of 5 scholarships. Applicants must submit a one-page essay of 500 words or less
explaining why they want to attend the convention.

E-mail essays to by April 1, 2016 for your chance to win!

Official Contest Rules


“Show Me Your Emblem” Promo

From , National Emblems Chair

Y’all may or may not know yet, but we have some shirts added on with Red Polo and Pink Polo with FSA and NASCOE Logosthe NASCOE emblem on the sleeve!  (They are under the heading Valentine’s specials on the left hand side.)

I would like to do a “Show me your emblem” promo maybe on Facebook and/or the emblems part of the website.   So, here’s the favor I need from you…  When you get your shirt, please take a “selfie” with the emblem showing.   (I ordered both of the tie-die ones, one of my co-workers ordered the denim jacket, one ordered a jacket and a T-shirt, and another got a T-shirt… so we’re going to take a big office selfie to post)  Make it fun… Do something crazy… or take pictures of someone else doing something crazy… and send them to me please.

My contact information is as follows:Tie-Dye t-shirts with FSA and NASCOE Logos

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Emblems Websites:

Thank all y’all for all your help and support!

Micki Crider, National Emblems Chair
Salem, KY