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Call for Nominations: 2023 Sharon B. Nakich Award

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Sharon B. Nakich

OSAC is seeking nominations for the 2023 Sharon B. Nakich Award. 

In honor of our colleague, Sharon Nakich, this OSAC peer-to-peer award acknowledges a helpful attitude, kindness, teamwork, or behind-the-scenes contributions to support the goals of OSAC. It recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to promote OSAC’s mission through their support of OSAC. This nominee works diligently and tirelessly as a champion for OSAC, at times without recognition. 


  • All OSAC members and affiliates.
  • Any non-OSAC member who has contributed significantly to furthering the mission of OSAC.

To submit your nomination, please provide two or more narrative statements from two or more different individuals addressing the criteria mentioned above. Nomination justifications should include, but are not limited to, a description of:

  • Specific activities the nominee was involved in that had a positive effect in supporting OSAC’s mission.
  • How the individual’s action helped the organization further its goals.
  • Describe the nominee’s willingness to go the extra mile.

Please send your nomination and supporting documentation to Crystal DeGrange (crystal.degrange [at] (crystal[dot]degrange[at]nist[dot]gov)) by Wednesday, August 16, 2023.

Created July 26, 2023