The 2017 FLC Awards is now open for nominations. One of the most coveted honors in the technology transfer field, the FLC awards have been presented to over 200 federal laboratories since their inception in 1984.
New Online Format
The FLC Awards has now moved to a completely online process. You will be able to complete and submit your nominations through a web portal specially designed for the Consortium.
Click here to submit your nomination and to learn more about the 2017 nomination process and categories.
If you are unfamiliar with the process of submitting nominations online, a tutorial has been developed to walk you through the process. Click here
to find out more.
New Sub-Category – Technology Focus Award
As part of the FLC’s Tech Focus initiative, the new Technology Focus award will be presented to a nominee or nominees selected by the FLC EB from the usual categories of awards for tech transfer efforts related to the featured technology under the initiative. The inaugural Technology Focus award will recognize water-related technology transfer.
Nominations considered for the Tech Focus award may be from within any of the traditional FLC Award categories, including:
- Excellence in Technology Transfer
- Interagency Partnership
- Laboratory Director of the Year
- Outstanding Technology Transfer Professional
- Rookie of the Year
- FLC Service Award
- State and Local Economic Development
More details on this new sub-category of award can be found here
Important Deadline Information
The deadlines to submit your nominations in the following categories are:
Monday, November 14, 2016
- Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer
- Interagency Partnership Award
- Outstanding Technology Transfer Professional Award
- Rookie of the Year Award
- Service Awards
- State and Local Economic Development Award
Monday, December 5, 2016
- Laboratory Director of the Year Award