Dear Nominee,

FLATE's Distinguished Manufacturing Service Recognition Program, hosted by the Florida Association for Career and Technical Education-FACTE, brings recognition to both secondary and post-secondary educators as well as recognizes key personnel for outstanding contributions to promote technology education and career awareness in support of manufacturing. This award includes nominees working in any manufacturing area such as economic development, industry, education and administration.

FLATE award winners are selected from submitted nominations from around the state. FLATE awards are judged by an awards committee made up of industry representative of our FLATE Industry Advisory Committee and FACTE.

The awards committee reserves the right to select award recipients that do not meet FACTE’s membership requirements. In this case the highest ranking members award application that meets the membership requirement (past 3 years of consecutive ACTE membership).

* 1. Select the 2017 award you have been nominated for (check one)

* 2. Nominee Information

* 3. Why do you think manufacturing education is important. (maximum 250 words. Applicants should submit information written in the 3rd person context rather than the 1st).

* 4. Nominee's outstanding contributions to manufacturing and/or engineering technology education and training at local, state and/or national level (maximum 250 words. Applicants should submit information written in the 3rd person context rather than the 1st. Events should be dated and listed with the most recent submitted first):

* 5. References

Nomination Deadlines
* Online nomination part I (nominators): April 15, 2017
* Online nomination part II (nominees): May 1, 2017
* Award winners will be notified by June 5, 2017
* Awards will be presented during the The 51st  Annual FACTE Conference & Trade Show held at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel and Spa in Orlando, Florida, July 17-19, 2017

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