The Young Professional Excellence Award
recognizes an emerging nonprofit professional who has made a significant
contribution to their organization through their vision, innovation, interpersonal skills, and hard work. This professional may work in any role within a nonprofit. This award is for professionals 35 years of age or younger.
Nominations should convey how the nominee:
1. Consistently goes above and beyond their job description to address needs or challenges in their organization and/or community
2. Shows a passion for and dedication to their organization's mission and the communities that they serve
3. Has overcome obstacles to grow and succeed in their role
4. Has produced meaningful and measurable outcomes through their vision, innovation, interpersonal skills, and hard work