2022 Nomination Form

Nomination Guidelines

  • Only an individual community, group of communities, county, parish or similar non-state-level local government entity that is home to an active military installation can be nominated.
  • The nomination must be submitted by an ADC community member in good standing that represents either: (1) the entity being nominated or (2) a portion of the entity for a regional submission.
  • States and private sector organizations are not eligible to submit nominations.
  • By submitting a nomination, you are committing to participating in the program and the activities described in the final part of the nomination form.

Nomination Details

  • Please fill out the nomination form completely. Incomplete nominations will not be considered.
  • You will receive an email confirmation within two business days of receipt of your nomination.
  • Should additional information for the nomination be required, ADC will contact the nominator.
  • The deadline to submit a nomination is Monday, January 31, 2022.
  •         ADC will notify the nominators/nominees of its decision by mid-February. 

Nomination Form

  • Part 1: Contact Info

  • Part 2: Community Overview

  • Part 3: Community Support

  • Part 4: Community Alignment with ADC's 2022 Priorities

  • Please note that the program(s) described below should be different from the program(s) mentioned in your response to Part 3. Programs mentioned below should have be innovation-focused or demonstrate a unique approach to solving a problem.
  • Program Participation Acknowledgement and Consent:

  • • Special announcement in February 2022 and national media release.
    • Virtual or in-person outreach in your local community to spread the word of the recognition.
    • Availability to participate (virtually or in-person) in segments or interviews during ADC events throughout the year.
    • Ability to contribute video footage or participate in Zoom recorded interviews that will be shown at ADC events throughout the year.
    • Reception and special focus on GADC communities at Installation Innovation Forum (October 31st-November 2nd, 2022 in Phoenix, Arizona).
    • Selected communities will be highlighted in a feature story in the 2022 edition of America’s Defense Communities magazine.

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