2020

2020

This cohort of Regional Awards will be awarded in 2021 based on nominations covering the award period of 1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020 unless otherwise stated.


CHAPTER AWARDS


Chapter of the Year
Which chapter in the region do you think supported it's members best, recruited best, and supported the region the most - which was the best chapter of the year? It doesn't have to be your chapter... it maybe another that you recognised going that bit further during the award period. Only chapters that has been commissioned prior to the award period are eligible. Nominations can only made by COs, via email to the RC.


Shakedown Chapter of the Year

Which new chapter in the region do you think supported it's members best, recruited best, and supported the region the most - which was the best new chapter of the year? Only chapters that were commissioned  during or after the award period are eligible, as long as they were in their shakedown cruise during the award period. Nominations can only made by COs, via email to the RC.


Support Ship of the Year

Which chapter supported a new chapter in the best way as the new chapter's support vessel? Only chapters officially supporting a new chapter in shakedown during the award period are eligible. Nominations can only made by COs, via email to the RC.



INDIVIDUAL AWARDS


Flag Officer of the Year

This award is reserved for officers who hold the rank of Fleet Captain or higher. This award is given to the individual who best embodies the ideals, visions, and philosophy of Star Trek, as illustrated in the various series, as well as demonstrating consistent support for and contribution to Region 20. The Flag Officer of the year takes an active role in chapter, region and fleet functions and demonstrates commitment to the organization through both word and action. The Flag Officer of the year also demonstrates consistent conduct in accordance with the philosophy of Star Trek, and supports the series' vision of a positive future through community service and scholastic accomplishment (where appropriate), in addition to participation in regional and chapter functions. This individual serves as a role model for all personnel.

 

Officer of the Year

This award is reserved for officers who hold the grade of O-1 to O-6 (inclusive). This award is given to the individual who best demonstrates outstanding direction, a consistent level of guidance for fellow members, and leadership in Region 20 through both word and action. The officer of the year also demonstrates consistent conduct in accordance with the philosophy of Star Trek, and supports the series' vision of a positive future through community service and scholastic accomplishment (where appropriate), in addition to participation in fleet, region, and chapter functions.

 

Enlisted Member of the Year

This award is reserved for members who hold the grade of E-3 through E-9. This award is given to the individual who best displays, through his/her individual contributions, consistent support for and contribution to Region 20, as well as a consistent level of direction, as appropriate. The enlisted member of the year also demonstrates consistent conduct in accordance with the philosophy of Star Trek, and supports the series' vision of a positive future through community service and scholastic accomplishment (where appropriate), in addition to participation in regional and chapter functions. This individual is willing to do what it takes to get a quality job done quickly and efficiently.


Junior Member of the Year

This award is reserved for members 18 years old or younger. The junior member of the year, to the best of his or her abilities, takes an active role in chapter and regional functions and demonstrates commitment to the organisation through both word and action. The junior member of the year also demonstrates the potential for leadership, consistent conduct in accordance with the philosophy of Star Trek, and support for the series' vision of a positive future through community service and scholastic accomplishment (where appropriate), in addition to participation in Regional and Chapter functions.


New Member of the Year

This award is reserved for members who joined SFI no longer than 18 months ago. (Qualifying period for this award series is 01/07/19 to 31/12/20). The new member of the year, to the best of his or her abilities, takes an active role in chapter and regional functions and demonstrates commitment to the organisation through both word and action. The new member of the year also demonstrates the potential for leadership, consistent conduct in accordance with the philosophy of Star Trek, and support for the series' vision of a positive future through community service and scholastic accomplishment (where appropriate), in addition to participation in Regional and Chapter functions.


Commanding Officer of the Year

This award is reserved for the Commanding Officer of a Region 20 Chapter. This award is given to an individual who has shown exemplary leadership and motivational skills, and who helps set the direction and vision for his/her chapter. The commanding officer of the year encourages crewmembers to work hard for their chapter, and to take interest in Regional and STARFLEET activities. The commanding officer of the year demonstrates conduct consistent with the philosophies of Star Trek and promotes the vision of the various series. To be eligible for this award, the member must have been a commanding officer for at least six months of the calendar year for which he or she is nominated.


Executive Officer of the Year

This award is reserved for the Executive Officer of a Region 20 Chapter. This award is given to an individual who has shown exemplary leadership, support and motivational skills, and who helps set the direction and vision for his/her chapter. The executive officer of the year encourages crewmembers to work hard for their chapter, and to take interest in Regional and STARFLEET activities. The executive officer of the year demonstrates conduct consistent with the philosophies of Star Trek and promotes the vision of the various series. To be eligible for this award, the member must have been an executive officer for at least six months of the calendar year for which he or she is nominated.


The Neelix Award

This award is open to any member of a Region 20 Chapter. Looking back on 2020 it has been a very difficult year for everyone.  We have all have to cope with uncertain and unpresented times. There  are those among our chapters and Region 20 that have been there for other crew members, the crew mate that was there, when we needed a chat, the person that lifted our sprits when we had thought we had enough, boosted our moral, made us laugh, listened or has just been upbeat.



THE ARCHER MEDAL


The best of the best! This is awarded to the the winner of one of the other awards as voted by the awards representatives from the Region.


Be honest. Be kind. Be honorable. Work hard. And always be awesome.


-Wil Wheaton