Distinguished Service Award Submissions

Do you know an amazing DSAW volunteer or board member who has gone above and beyond for our organization? Were/are their actions and accomplishments pivotal to our founding, our growth, or our current achievements? Nominate them to receive the Distinguished Service Award at our 30th Anniversary and World Down Syndrome Day Extrava-Gala in Milwaukee, WI on Saturday, March 21, 2020! We will be recognizing a volunteer or board member who has demonstrated extraordinary commitment to DSAW and our mission. This is a STATEWIDE award, and we will accept nominations of PAST OR PRESENT volunteer leaders. Make your nomination as convincing as possible as it will be voted on by a panel of sponsor judges!!

Please fill out the form below to nominate a leader.

Award Rules and Guidelines

  • Self nominations will be accepted.

  • Deadline to submit a nominee is Saturday, June 15. At this time we will close the submission portal.

  • Winner will be chosen by a panel of DSAW staff and sponsor judges.

  • The winner will be announced in Fall 2019.

  • The winner will be presented with an award at our Extrava-Gala on Saturday, March 21, 2020. Winner will be featured in a professionally-produced video at the gala, and nominating individuals will have the opportunity to appear in the video. Awardee must be able to attend the gala to win.