The nominee/recipient of the Governor Spotswood Award must be a resident of Spotsylvania County. The honorees will have contributed to the community of Spotsylvania, through words, actions and/or deeds. They will have through these actions, displayed integrity, courage, loyalty and brought honor to the county while maintaining personal discipline and etiquette.
County employees, members of commissions, committees, etc., are not eligible for services rendered as part of their jobs or committee responsibilities.
Deadline for 2017 nomination submissions is May 31st at 4:30 p.m.
Due to the nature of their service, elected officials are not eligible for consideration.
Nominations may be posthumous for a former County resident
The nominee/recipient must be a resident of Spotsylvania County.
The nominees shall not be limited to any field of endeavor or particular time period.
A selection committee of 5 residents will select the honoree. The list of nominees will be compiled from nominations submitted by the public.
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