The FLC Northeast Region is now accepting nominations for its 2014 Awards. The deadline to submit nominations is Monday, July 21, 2014. The awards will be presented in September at the Northeast Regional Meeting in the following categories:
Presented to the FLC Laboratory Representative or Alternate in recognition of the individual's significant contribution to the FLC program during the past year. The individual selected for this award will be the Northeast Region's nominee for the National FLC Representative of the Year Award.
Presented to the Federal laboratory within the Region in recognition of extraordinary efforts, which exceed legislated requirements, in the furtherance of national and regional technology transfer activities.
Presented to any individual, not a direct employee of a government owned and operated (GOGO) or a government owned contractor operated (GOCO) organization, which has made a significant contribution to the Federal technology transfer program. The act, effort, or support must have been for the primary purpose of promoting and/or extending technology transfer from the Federal laboratory system to non-federal entities. The individual selected for this award will be the Northeast Region's nominee for the National FLC Outstanding Service Award.
This award is presented to an American-owned company, a non-federal government entity, or university within each FLC region that has made outstanding efforts to promote either the actual transfer of federal technology transfer or the federal technology transfer program, during the 12 months preceding the nomination.
Presented to laboratory employee(s) who have accomplished outstanding work in the process of transferring federally developed technology to the marketplace. The winners of this award will be the nominated for the National FLC Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer.
For more information on the FLC Northeast Regional Awards, contact Michele Chambers at (856) 675-1022.