NIST Portrait Gallery Nomination Instructions
Nominee must be a former NBS/NIST scientist, engineer or administrator and the nominator must be a present or past NBS/NIST employee. The Jury, on a case-by-case basis, may consider employment as a guest worker or research associate at NBS/NIST, or with the NBS/NIST-affiliated programs of JILA and CARB, as equivalent to employment at NBS/NIST.
Nominators are encouraged to contact the SAA office, well before the nomination deadline, for assistance in obtaining SAA and/or NIST information on potential nominees.
Nominations must be received by the SAA Portrait Gallery Committee preferably by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail to the SAA Office, A-42 Admin, Mail Stop 0952, NIST, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-0952, no later than c.o.b. February 8, 2013 (no exceptions). Nominations will be acknowledged to the nominator(s) when received. Nominators, please follow up if acknowledgement is not timely.
Nomination may not exceed two pages, single spaced, in Times New Roman 12 or similar sized font, with 25 mm minimum margins. Nomination must be presented in the format given below.
Nomination must be confidential and may not be divulged to the nominee.
Nominee's name and, for a living nominee, address, telephone and email. If the nominee is deceased, please provide, if possible, the name, address, telephone and email for a close relative. The information should be ordered as follows: