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The Merit Performance Award Program


Nomination Form


All fields are required.

Your Name:
Judicial District
(if applicable)
What's This?:
Nomination Applies To:
Name of Employee:
Court and Location:
District Executive /
Chief Clerk
Please Check Category:
Acts of Heroism
(On or off the job)
Superior Work Performance
(Includes courtesy towards co-workers and the public, initiative or creativity)
Community Service and Humanitarian Pursuits
(Benefit to the Community)
Outstanding Educational Efforts
(Recognizes substantial contributions in educating youth or the community about the law and our courts)

Please provide the reasons your candidate deserves to receive the Merit Performance Award:

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Please review your information before clicking on the "Submit Nomination" button. To submit additional relevant material in support of your nomination, please email:

Barbara Zahler-Gringer
Counsel for Administration & Operations
Office of Court Administration