Nominations are now open for ERICSA’s 2021 Recognition Awards!

Hear ye! Hear ye!  

Nominations are now open for ERICSA’s 2021 Recognition Awards!  

Each year the Eastern Regional Interstate Child Support Association (ERICSA) encourages members to submit the names of individuals/jurisdictions deserving of special recognition for their professional activities during the past year…and what a year it has been!  

There is no question the last year has brought about significant challenges and changes in our personal and professional lives.  As we begin to see a light at the end of the tunnel, ERICSA recognition awards will give tribute to some of those who made the tunnel a little more navigable and tolerable.  

Don’t miss the opportunity to give them proper due, submit your nominations today!

Nominations are now being accepted for the following annual awards to be presented by the Association at the 2021 Annual Conference | ERICSA

*NEW*  This year nominations will be submitted through an electronic form.  Follow this link to submit your nomination(s):  ERICSA 2021 RECOGNITION AWARDS FORM

Nominations will close at 5 PM EST, APRIL 23, 2021.

The awards:

  • Award of Professional Excellence- Frontline Child Support Professional (Non-supervisory position, same jurisdiction.) 
    Description: ERICSA specially recognizes a frontline child support professional, serving in a non-supervisory role, who was recommended by a child support professional from the same jurisdiction, for having made significant contributions to their local IV-D program and to the children and families they serve. This child support professional has made worthy contributions that build a stronger intergovernmental child support community by facilitating communication, developing and advocating effective policy, or delivering innovative professional training in order to enhance the well-being of families.
     
  • Award of Professional Excellence-Manager/Supervisor (Same jurisdiction).
    Description: ERICSA specially recognizes a manager or supervisor child support professional, who was recommended by another child support professional from the same jurisdiction, for having made significant contributions to the IV-D intergovernmental program and to the children and families it serves. This supervisor or manager has made worthy contributions that build a stronger intergovernmental child support community by facilitating communication, developing and advocating effective policy, or delivering innovative professional training in order to enhance the well-being of families.
     
  • Award of Professional Excellence-Intergovernmental Cooperation (Different jurisdiction).
    Description: ERICSA specially recognizes a child support professional, in any role, who is recommended by a child support professional from a different jurisdiction, for having made significant contributions to the IV-D intergovernmental program and to the children and families it serves. This child support professional has made worthy contributions that build a stronger intergovernmental child support community by facilitating communication, developing and advocating effective policy, or delivering innovative professional training in order to enhance the well-being of families that span over multiple jurisdictions.