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2016 FLC Midwest Regional Awards - Call for Nominations - Deadline Extended to June 10

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The FLC Midwest Region is now accepting nominations for its 2016 awards. The regional awards program annually recognizes federal laboratories and their industry partners for outstanding technology transfer efforts in the following categories:

Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer - presented to an employee or team of employees of a Midwest Region member laboratory in recognition of outstanding work during the transfer of a technology between a federal laboratory and another entity.

Regional Laboratory Representative of the Year - presented to an FLC Laboratory Representative or Alternate in recognition of the individual's significant contribution to the FLC program during the past year.

Regional Appreciation Award - given to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the federal technology transfer program.

Regional Laboratory Award - presented to a Midwest Region federal laboratory in recognition of extraordinary efforts that exceed legislated requirements in the furtherance of national and regional technology transfer activities.

Partnership Award - presented to an American-owned company, a nonfederal government entity, or a college or university in the Midwest Region that has made outstanding efforts to promote either the actual transfer of federal technology or the federal technology transfer program.

Nominations in all categories must be electronically submitted by Friday, June 10, 2016, to awards@federallabs.org.

Click on the nomination category you'd like to complete to download the appropriate form.

Winners will be announced in late June.

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Evaluators Needed for 2016 FLC Midwest Regional Awards

The FLC Midwest Region is currently seeking volunteers to evaluate nominations for its 2016 awards. As an evaluator, you will review the best and most innovative technologies produced by FLC member laboratories in the region and choose those you feel are the "best of the best."

Prospective evaluators need to be available to review nominations during June 7 through June 17, 2016. If you are interested in serving as an evaluator, contact Michele Chambers at mchambers@totaltechnologyinc.net no later than Thursday, June 2, 2016.

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