Recently, Governor Cuomo announced the Empire Star Public Service Award that recognizes exemplary public servants and their contributions to building a better New York. Awardees from work locations in every region of New York State will receive a $5,000 professional development scholarship, enabling them to further develop their knowledge and skills.
Nominations are now being accepted through January 31, 2018. Current New York State Executive Branch employees may be nominated by colleagues or members of the public through an online application available at Empire Star Public Service Award Nomination Form. Nominees will be notified and asked to submit an Empire Star Public Service Award application for consideration by a panel of reviewers. Final applications are due by March 15, 2018.
Details are available at Empire Star Public Service Award Description.