Missouri Association of Community and Economic Development Extension Professionals

Awards and Recognition

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MACEDEP awards the following at its annual meeting:

  • Distinguished Service Award
    Recognizes a MACEDEP member who is actively engaged in Extension AND who has served more than seven years (as of January 1) in the program areas of community development, business development, or technology.

  • Educational Technology Award
    Recognizes the use of technology in either: delivering or managing educational programs; expanding the use of technology in Extension work; or promoting logical problem-solving techniques using educational technologies.

  • Excellence in Teamwork Award
    Recognizes outstanding Extension team programs or projects that demonstrate effective performance and significant impact at the community, area, state, or multi-state level.

All three state-level awards receive a plaque at the Missouri Galaxy Conference, and their nominations are forwarded to the NACDEP awards committee consideration at the national level.

Application process

To be eligible for an award, the work must be conducted between January 1 through December 31 of the previous year.  If a team, at least one member must be a NACDEP member.

Deadline is September 1 of each year.

2013 MACEDEP universal award application (PDF) | DOCX


For more information contact the awards committee chairman:

Van Ayers
MACEDEP awards committee chair

University of Missouri Extension - Stoddard County
316 South Prairie
PO Box 169
Bloomfield MO  63825

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