Technology and Innovation
Leadership and Management Excellence
Program and Mission Support
High Potentials Award
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The Associate Administrator Awards are presented to individuals and
groups who contribute to Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate
activities and who demonstrate exemplary performance in one of five
The Awards are presented to NASA employees, contractors and students or
interns who distinguish themselves, either individually or as part of a
group, through their overall approach to their work and through results
they achieved during the award year. Their accomplishments demonstrate a
profound positive impact and benefit to ARMD, its partners and/or
Nominations come from NASA Headquarters and NASA centers around the
country where aeronautics research and support activities take place,
and encompass the immediately preceding NASA fiscal year (October
The Awards are coordinated by the Associate Administrator for
Aeronautics' Office at NASA Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
The call for nominations from FY16 is now open. Nominations are due November 29, 2016.
NOTE: This awards program is internal to NASA only. Results of the awards will be posted here in April.