Alumni Recognition Opportunities
Two alumni members will be recognized in June during the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Kansas City, Mo.
Outstanding Alumni Achievement
Presented to an alumnus who has been out of school for at least five years; has demonstrated outstanding leadership and/or service for career and technical education and/or SkillsUSA; and has contributed to or advocated for his or her career field and/or career and technical education. Nominees can be state association directors, state staff, other alumni, industry representatives, SkillsUSA board members or teachers.
Outstanding Alumni Member
Will be awarded to a registered SkillsUSA alumnus who has graduated from a SkillsUSA program; has made significant contributions to national, state, regional or local SkillsUSA events, activities or students; has given back to SkillsUSA; and/or is an advocate for career and technical education.
You can download the nomination forms and instructions at the links above. Nominations must be received by April 1.
Alumni Coordinating Committee Nominations
SkillsUSA is accepting nominations of qualified alumni for service on the Alumni Coordinating Committee. Nominations are being accepted for Regions 2 and 4, as well as the executive chair, who can be from any state.
All nominees must be active annual, lifetime or honorary life members in good standing of the SkillsUSA Alumni and Friends Association. In addition, a nominee must have been an active member for at least 12 months preceding the date of nomination. Nominations must be submitted to the national headquarters by April 15, 2014. You may nominate yourself or any alumni member in good standing. If you have questions, please email Heidi Walsh, firstname.lastname@example.org, 703-737-0615.
Alumni Pin Design
SkillsUSA is sponsoring a commemorative 50th national conference pin design competition that is open to SkillsUSA registered alumni. This year, the winning design will become the only commemorative pin for the 2014 SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference to designate the 50th national conference. The pin will be produced by the SkillsUSA Store and sold at the alumni booth.
One design will be selected. All entries must be submitted to SkillsUSA exactly as directed in the rules below, and all entries become the property of SkillsUSA once submitted. Only one entry per SkillsUSA alumni member is permitted.
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Download your SkillsUSA Alumni membership card! Every registered alumni member is eligible to download and carry an official SkillsUSA alumni membership card. To download your card, simply click on the following link and print your card to a color printer on any paper or card stock. After you sign the card, you can laminate it for durability, if you like. This card is valid only when the individual is registered with SkillsUSA as an official member in our database.
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