Deadline near for first sergeant of the year award

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The deadline for submitting nominations for the 2011 First Sergeant of the Year award to the Air Force Personnel Center is April 22.

The award recognizes the important contributions and leadership qualities exhibited by Airmen in the first sergeant special duty career field.

Nominations must include examples of leadership and job performance in the nominee's primary duty significant self-improvement, and base or community involvement from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2010.

Nominees must have served as a first sergeant for at least six months during the award period.

Organizations and base-level personnel must contact their major command, field-operating agency, or direct-reporting unit for applicable suspense dates and additional information regarding nomination procedures.

Each MAJCOM, FOA or DRU may submit one nomination.

For more information, visit the Air Force personnel services website at, or call the Total Force Service Center at 800-525-0102.

(Courtesy of Air Force Personnel, Services and Manpower Public Affairs)