Your Support is Needed!
Every year at annual conference NCRID gives recognition to individuals who have served to promote, encourage, and support interpreters as professionals. As in years past, we will be honoring all of the recipients publicly during the Friday luncheon at conference.
We are soliciting nominations from each NCRID chapter and individual NCRID members. Nominations may be submitted here online (preferred) or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Each nomination should outline why the individual should be considered for the award and should be signed by at least two NCRID members. If submitting electronically the "two signatures" can be emails from individuals supporting your nomination to email@example.com. Submissions do not need to be lengthy.
2. The awards are given based on activities from July 2018 to June 2019.
3. The decision of the Nomination/Awards committee is final.
4. Neither the President nor any executive officer can receive any of the awards listed until one full year AFTER his/her term. (The executive officers are: President, Vice-President, Secretary, & Treasurer)
*** DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: MAY 15, 2019 ***
An Interpreter who….
in the past year, has provided outstanding service to the Deaf community in a way that exemplifies the standards of NCRID. Persons to be considered are those who share knowledge, strive to improve themselves and the organization, encourage new interpreters, as well as uphold the ethical ideals of NCRID. This person must be a member of NCRID.
A Deaf person who….
has contributed the most support to NCRID.
An NCRID member who….
has provided an outstanding contribution to further the goals of the organization (listed below)
Objectives of NCRID:
To be the affiliate chapter of RID, Inc., representing the State of North Carolina
To maintain and promote a code of ethics for interpreters and transliterators
To provide for the professional development of the membership
To provide the public with information regarding interpreting and transliterating
To maintain and promote a list of RID, Inc. certified interpreters/transliterators within North Carolina
To prepare and distribute professional publications regarding interpreting and transliterating
To raise funds to support the purposes and activities of the Corporation
To support the activities of organizations of and for deaf persons, and of and for interpreters, transliterators and translators, insofar as such activities are not in conflict with the purposes of the Corporation
To provide for the establishment and maintenance of regional chapters of the Corporation
A person, organization, agency, business
who has provided aid and advocacy to the cause of interpreting and NCRID.