Award Nomination Form

  • Nominations must be received by March 31, 2021. 
  • All nominations are confidential; the person making the nomination will not be revealed unless the nominee is selected to receive the award.
  • At least one (1) letter of support must be submitted by someone other than the nominator. Multiple letters of support and/or other independent documentation of the nominee’s accomplishments will significantly strengthen the nomination.
  • The selection committee reserves the right to change the category of any nomination in order to better match the nomination criteria.
  • Nominators will be notified if their nominee is selected for the award to coordinate notification to the award winner with The Arc Oregon.
  • This year, award nominators and recipients may be asked to pre-record a message, with the support of our team, to be aired live at the awards ceremony.


  • Educator of the Year
  • Employer of the Year
  • Good Neighbor of the Year
  • Youth of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Sarolty Nagy Award: Self-Advocate of the Year
  • Al Soenneker Award: Professional of the Year
  • Sylvia Mann Capper Memorial Award: Statewide Impact in the I/DD Field

Award nominations are now closed.


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