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DAPE-CPZ  23-Nov-2010



MEMORANDUM FOR SEE DISTRIBUTION

SUBJECT: The William H. Kushnick Award, the John W. Macy, Jr., Award, and the
Nick Hoge Award Calendar Year 2010 Nomination Deadline



  1. It is with great pleasure that I announce the call for nominations for the William H. Kushnick, John W. Macy, Jr., and the Nick Hoge Awards. Both civilian and military workforces are highly encouraged to begin preparing their nomination packages. All nomination packages must contain command endorsement and be electronically submitted (to include 8X10 photo) to CP-10Proponency@conus.army.mil no later than close of business Wednesday, 16 February 2011.

  2. The William H. Kushnick Award is open to all civilian employees including appropriated and nonappropriated fund employees, U.S. citizens and local nationals engaged in civilian human resources administration in the Department of the Army (DA). The basis for selection is a specific contribution in the broad field of civilian human resources administration that culminated during the calendar year ending December 31, 2010, and the nominee's record covering the career spectrum that reflects highly effective personal career development, executive or technical ability, exemplary performance and demonstrated potential for higher level work.

  3. The John W. Macy Jr., Award is open to any DA supervisor, civilian or military (GS-15 equivalent or Colonel and below), U.S. citizen or local national, appropriated or nonappropriated fund. The basis for selection is a specific contribution for which the nominee's team was responsible that contributed to the Army's missionaccomplishment; the contribution was achieved because of the effective and caring leadership of the nominee; and the nominee has a record of accomplishments, that reflect the extraordinary leadership of civilian personnel over a sustained period of time. The contribution must have demonstrated how the nominee's interaction with civilians on the team "got the job done." The contribution must have culminated during the calendar year ending on December 31, 2010.

  4. The Nick Hoge Award is open to all civilian and military employees, appropriated fund and non-appropriated fund, U.S. citizens and local nationals in DA. The award recognizes DA personnel who author and submit papers on matters relating to civilian personnel administration and management, which papers are judged professionally significant and of value to the Army.

  5. Employees selected for these prestigious awards will be recognized during an annual awards ceremony and banquet that will be hosted by the Secretary of the Army or his designee. The annual ceremony and banquet will be held during the middle of May 2011 timeframe, additional information to follow.

  6. More detailed information pertaining to each award may be found at Web site: http://cpol.army.mil/library/general/awards/chr-awards-doc.html. All other questions/concerns may be directed to Mr. Justin Kinnaman at phone # expired, or via email at mailbox expired

FOR THE DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF, G-1:



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SUSAN DUNCAN
                              Assistant G-1 for Civilian Personnel


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ARMY COMMANDS
US ARMY FORCES COMMAND
US ARMY TRAINING AND DOCTRINE COMMAND
US ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND
U.S. ARMY EUROPE
U.S. ARMY CENTRAL
U.S. ARMY NORTH
U.S. ARMY SOUTH
U.S. ARMY PACIFIC
U.S. ARMY AFRICA
U.S. ARMY SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND
MILITARY SURFACE DEPLOYMENT AND DISTRIBUTION COMMAND
U.S. ARMY SPACE AND MISSILE DEFENSE COMMAND/ARMY FORCES STRATEGIC COMMAND
EIGHTH ARMY
U.S. ARMY NETWORK AND ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY COMMAND/9TH SIGNAL COMMAND (ARMY)
U.S. ARMY MEDICAL COMMAND
U.S. ARMY INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY COMMAND
U.S. ARMY CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION COMMAND
U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS
U.S. ARMY MILITARY DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON
U.S. ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND
U.S. ARMY RESERVE COMMAND
U.S. ARMY INSTALLATION MANAGEMENT COMMAND
SUPERINTENDENT, U.S. MILITARY ACADEMY
DIRECTOR, U.S. ARMY ACQUISITION SUPPORT CENTER

CF:
DIRECTOR, CIVILIAN HUMAN RESOURCES AGENCY
DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF FOR INTELLIGENCE, ATTN: DAMI-CP
OFFICE, ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY (MANPOWER AND RESERVE AFFAIRS), ATTN: SAMR-CQ
OFFICE OF THE GENERAL COUNSEL, ATTN: SAGC (MS. JOHNSON)
OFFICE OF THE JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL, ATTN: DAJA-LE (MS. NUGENT)