2010 Rotary Vocational Award Application

Rotary International

Vocational Assembly

Area 1 – Area 5

October 25, 2010





Award Nomination Form For

Outstanding Vocational Service

Deadline for Submission: September 27, 2010

(Please Type)


The Rotary Club of _____________________in Area ___


hereby nominates ______________________ in consideration


for the Area Vocational Service Award.


(One applicant will be chosen from each Area)


President’s Name: _____________________________________


Signature: _____________________________________________


Nominee: ______________________________________________


Address: ______________________________________________


Telephone: ____________________________________________


Nominee e-mail address: _______________________________ 




Please submit a short Biographical Sketch of Nominee: (This may be in the form of a resume.)


1. The 4-way Test:

One of the most widely printed and quoted statements of business ethics in the world is The 4-Way Test. Its message should be known and followed by all Rotarians.

“Of the things we think, say, or do: 1. Is it the TRUTH? 2. Is it FAIR to all concerned? 3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS? 4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?”


Whether the applicant is a Rotarian or a non-Rotarian, how would you describe the nominee’s conduct in his/her business or professional life based on Rotary’s 4-Way Test?  Please give specific examples.


2. Employer/Employee Relations:

How has the nominee promoted efforts in his/her business or profession to increase the loyalty and productivity of the employees by relations based on fairness and understanding? Please give specific examples.


3. Occupational Information:

How has the nominee promoted activities to assist young people in career election?


4. Trade and Professional Relations:

How has the nominee participated in his/her trade or professional association? How has the nominee taken a leadership role?

Describe how the nominee has promoted programs to upgrade standards of honesty and courtesy in such associations.


5. Other:

How has the nominee provided special expertise to civic agencies or community organizations as a volunteer?  List outstanding vocational service accomplishments of the nominee. If available, attach documentary evidence such as newspaper clippings, program bulletins, etc. to support your nomination.