February 24, 2010
MEMORANDUM TO FEDERAL AGENCY RECORDS CONTACTS:Nominations for the
Archivist's Achievement Awards.
At the 22nd Annual Records Administration Conference (RACO 2010), to be held Wednesday, May 12, 2010, NARA will again recognize outstanding achievements in Federal records management with the Archivist's Achievement Awards. These awards recognize outstanding Federal records management programs or activities.
To assist NARA in identifying noteworthy nominees, please submit nominations that you think represent outstanding records management activities. Award selections are made based on exceptional best practice models, innovative use of applications, staff and resources, program collaborations, and other areas in records management that reflect outstanding achievement. You may nominate any Federal entity deserving of outstanding recognition, including your own agency.
Please submit your nomination directly to NARA and provide the name of the agency or program being nominated, an agency contact, a full description of the agency's achievement in records management, documentation that supports your nomination, as well as your name, telephone number, address, and e-mail address.
We must receive all nominations no later than Monday, March 22, 2010. Nominations may be submitted by mail to RM Communications, NARA, Modern Records Programs (NWM) Room 2100, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740, by fax to 301-837-3697, or by e-mail to RM.Communications@nara.gov.
We look forward to seeing you at RACO 2010.
Paul M. Wester, JR.
Modern Records Programs