Nominations open - Strickler and Crown Circle Awards!

Nominate a great candidate for a national aviation and space education award!

Do you know of an outstanding organization or individual who has illustrated noteworthy achievement and contributions to aviation or space education, or perhaps an accomplished educator who deserves to be inducted into the Crown Circle?

We invite you to nominate one or more of these special candidates for NCASE’s Dr. Mervin K. Strickler Jr. Aerospace Education Leadership Award, or the Crown Circle Award.

The Strickler award recognizes those who share Dr. Stickler’s commitment to aerospace education through the demonstration of outstanding accomplishment to the aerospace field through education over a continuous period of time. The Mervin K. Stickler Aerospace Education Leadership Award was established by NCASE in 1995 to distinguish and honor excellence in aerospace education.

The Crown Circle Award is a special award for outstanding educators and education supporters who have shown leadership in their field or in support of aviation education objectives. Nominees are evaluated according to the following criteria:

•    Demonstrated involvement in, and commitment to aerospace education
•    Outstanding leadership in aerospace education, locally, nationally, or internationally
•    Performance over an extended term (years), at a high level, and of great quality

Please take this opportunity to identify a person or organization deserving of one of these special recognitions. Nominations must be emailed or postmarked no later than May 31, 2014 for the Crown Circle Award and July 15, 2014 for the Strickler Award.

Nomination forms for each award are now available in the NCASE File Library at   They are in Word doc format for easy editing and submission.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Best Regards, The Committees,
Crown Circle for Aerospace Education Leadership
Mervin K. Stickler Aerospace Education Leadership Award

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