Presented to the top chapter whose overall management contributes to and furthers the aims of the association. There are two awards: one is for chapters with 500 or more members and the other is for chapters with less than 500 members.
Eligibility: All Chapters
The award package will include the following items at the time of submission or it will not be graded:
The AFSA Form 100 will contain the following categories:
Note on Scoring: All data contained on the form should be able to be verified by referring to the nominated chapters’ quarterly reports. The nomination package will be scored independently with a total value of 100 points. Five points will be deducted for each quarter that a chapter was late submitting a quarterly report for a maximum of 20 points. A late report is defined as the same requirements set forth in order to receive quarterly administrative payments, i.e. received prior to 30 days after the end of the quarter, unless waiver approved by International President. Chapters with missing reports at the end of the calendar year (December 31) are ineligible to compete for this award. It is the responsibility of the respective level of submitter to validate chapter eligibility.
Update from Division 3 Family Matters Trustee, Jean Kolwitz.