The FLC Awards Programs annually recognize federal laboratories and their industry partners for outstanding technology transfer achievements at both Regional and National levels.  We recognize federal scientists, investors and federal T2 professionals through the Regional and National Awards Program, as well as the innovative professionals who work alongside them to achieve their goal of creating available technologies to countless people around the world.

The Regional and National FLC Awards Programs are outlined below:

2020 National Awards Program

The 2020 FLC National Awards Program is complete with the award winners announced here. The winners and their technology transfer achievements will be recognized at the rescheduled 2020 FLC National Meeting, which will take place virtually from August 31 - September 3. More information will be posted to the National Meeting website related to the virtual poster and Awards ceremony. 

NM AWARD WINNERS

2020 Far West Regional Awards Program

Submissions to the Far West Award Program is now closed!
The Far West Region has five different award categories:

  • Outstanding Technology Development Award
  • Outstanding Partnership Award
  • Outstanding Commercialization Success Award
  • Laboratory Representative of the Year Award
  • Technology Transfer Professional of the Year Award

The deadline was Friday, August 7 at 5:00 pm PDT. An Awards Banquet will be held for the award winners at the joint 2020 FLC Mid-Continent and Far West Regional Meeting.

FW AWARD WINNERS

2020 Mid-Continent Regional Awards Program

The Mid-Continent Region is proud to announce six different award categories (three now match National Awards categories): 

  • NEW! Excellence in Technology Transfer Award 
  • Partnership Award
  • NEW! State and Local Economic Development Award 
  • Notable Technology Award
  • Regional Laboratory Award
  • NEW! Outstanding Technology Transfer Professional Award 

The submission deadline was Friday, August 7 at 5:00 pm MDT / 6:00 pm CDT. An Awards session will be held for the award winners at the joint 2020 FLC Mid-Continent and Far West Regional Meeting.

MC AWARD WINNERS

2020 Midwest Regional Awards Program

The Midwest Region's Awards Program is now closed for 2020, but below are their three different awards: 

  • Excellence in Technology Transfer 
  • Interagency Partnership
  • State and Local Government 

The deadline to submit was Monday, August 3 at 5:00 pm CDT /6:00 pm EDT. An Awards Banquet will be held to honor the award winners at the joint 2020 FLC Midwest and Southeast Regional Meeting.

MW AWARD WINNERS

2020 Southeast Regional Awards Program

The Southeast Regional Awards Program is closed, but is proud to announce two different awards: 

  • Excellence in Technology Transfer 
  • Interagency Partnership

The deadline to submit was Monday, August 3 at 5:00 pm CDT /6:00 pm EDT. An Awards session will be held to honor the award winners at the joint 2020 FLC Midwest and Southeast Regional Meeting.

SE AWARD WINNERS

2020 Mid-Atlantic Regional Awards Program

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Awards Program is closed, but had the following categories for their 2020 Awards:

  • Excellence in Technology Transfer Award 
  • Interagency Partnership Award
  • Laboratory Director of the Year
  • Outstanding Technology Transfer Professional Award
  • Rookie of the Year Award
  • Outstanding Service Award 
  • Representative of the Year 
  • State and Local Economic Development Award 
  • Educational and Federal Laboratory Partnership Award 

The deadline to submit was Friday, August 7, 2020 at 5:00 pm EDT. An Awards Banquet will be held to honor the award winners at the 2020 Mid-Atlantic Meeting, which will be virtual and will take place November 10th and 12th, 2020.

mid-atlantic

2020 Northeast Regional Awards Program

The Northeast Region's Awards Program is closed, but there were two different award categories: 

  • Excellence in Technology Transfer 
  • Interagency Partnership

The deadline to submit was Monday, August 17 at 5:00 pm EDT