2017 NCATC Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award



Questions about the award?

Please contact Marilyn Barger, NCATC Innovation ATC Award Chair at mbarger@flate.org

For assistance with the form, contact Holly Rolf at holly@ncatc.org

Advanced Technology & Manufacturing Workforce Development are very significant drivers in the strength of a community’s economy. Often innovative or creative workforce development methodologies, partnerships with industry, and visionary leadership of educators, administrators, and industry can lead to significant, game- changing advances. NCATC would like to recognize outstanding workforce development professionals and industry colleagues who make a significant contribution to the education and training  of today’s advanced technology and manufacturing workforce. We are pleased to announce the first-ever: NCATC Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award.

NCATC Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award
This award represents NCATC’s commitment to recognize innovation in Advanced Technology Centers’ (ATC) workforce development expertise and game-changing models. The NCATC Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award is designed to recognize a team of ATC-related workforce professionals (instructors, faculty, administrators, industry partners, etc.) that have designed and implemented a significant innovation that has led to technical workforce employment gains, upskilling, or national certification(s) recognized by business & industry.  This award is for game-changing ATC initiatives that go beyond the norm…

Guidelines for Submission and Eligibility:
Nominations can only be submitted by NCATC Community & Technical College members and/or their partners and NCATC Strategic Partner Alliance (SPA) members.
A nominator may submit no more than one award application for the Innovative ATC Award.
Nominees must indicate how they are affiliated with an ATC, SPA, and/or Industry Partner.
Self-nomination is permitted.

Please note that the selected award recipient will be required to attend the Awards Luncheon held at the NCATC Fall Conference on Thursday October 19, 2017 at the Portland Marriott Waterfront Hotel, Portland, Oregon. NCATC will provide a complimentary conference registration, two night’s lodging and airfare for the winner in addition to their prestigious award recognition. Upon selection, the winner will receive additional instructions.