SNA 2017-18 Director of the Year Award

Deadline: March 01 2018 at 11:59 PM EST (Midnight)


SNA celebrates members who work every day to ensure well-nourished students across the country are prepared for success!

The Director of the Year Award recognizes school nutrition directors for the contributions they have made throughout their school nutrition career.

Nominations for the Director of the Year Award are due online by March 1, 2018.*
*For California: the deadline is September 2, 2017.
*For Michigan: the deadline is September 1, 2017.
*For Pennsylvania: the deadline is February 1, 2018.
*For Virginia: the deadline is February 2, 2018.

Director of the Year Award winners will be recognized at the SNA Awards Ceremony at SNA’s Annual National Conference each year. Award winners will receive the prizes below:
•State winners will receive a certificate and ribbon.
•Regional winners will receive a pin, certificate, and $50.
•National winners will receive a plaque and an all-expense paid trip to ANC, up to $1,000. Expenses include ANC registration, airfare, ground transportation, and lodging.


The nominee MUST:
•Currently and for the past five years be a SNA Member in the District Director or Major City Director section
•Currently hold a SNA Certificate in School Nutrition or the SNS Credential

The nominee must also have:
•Served in at least one position on the state or national executive board OR as a member on a state or national committee

The nominee CANNOT be:
•A current state or national SNA president
•A previous national winner of the Outstanding Director of the Year award

Self-nominations are not accepted. Nominations must be typed, and answers must not exceed the listed word counts