The Scholarships / Friend of FCS and First Timers Awards have their own page since they are Kansas Awards, only and under Vice President of Member Resources.
All information for awards is on the NEAFCS Awards Page.
You will need to be able to log in on the NEAFCS Page. Here you be directed to create an Awards Account that is separate from the NEAFCS Account. This is required to complete the online portion.
While applying online, you will be ask to select your state and region. Kansas is in the Central Region.
The exceptions are DSA and CE see this page for details on these awards.
The following are the general steps to take in applying for any awards.
Review awards available in the Awards Manual or Awards at a Glance.
Once you have selected the award, review the requirements in the Awards Manual.
Review the General Requirements for all awards, pages 3-5 from the Awards Manual. (Except the DSA and CE)
Complete application. It is best to use an outline format that addresses each of the required elements in the order listed in the award description.
Include an action photo that supports the award. The national winners will be displayed.
Write a 30 word summary of the application. This will be used in the awards booklet for national winners.
Complete online application section. This requires the 30 word summary and will make a cover page that should be placed at the front of your application.
Send application to the correct Committee Chair by the deadline.
Professional Development Awards Committee is Responsible for:
Communications & Public Relations Awards Committee is Responsible for:
Written Press Release
Radio / Podcast
Television / Video
Educational Curriculum Package
Marketing Package Award
Program Awards Committee is Responsible for:
Florence Hall Award
Dean Don Felker Financial Management Award
Mary W. Wells Memorial Diversity Award
Program Excellence through Research Award
Environmental Education Award
Early Childhood Child Care Training Award
Food Safety Award
Extension Housing Outreach Award
Clean and Healthy Families & Communities Award
Family Health & Wellness
Human Development / Family Relationships Award
School Wellness Award
Social Networking Award
Community Partnership Award