Merit Network invites nominations for the 2013 Merit Awards. We welcome nominations from the Merit community. Please use the Merit Awards Nomination Form to submit information about an individual or organization that you think should be recognized.
In our role of promoting the advancement of networking in Michigan, Merit seeks to identify and support organizations and individuals that build communities to help enhance networking, technology and collaboration. Our awards program brings recognition to organizations and individuals that are particularly accomplished in this way, both to honor their achievements and to serve as an example and inspiration to othersNominations are being accepted in the following categories:
--Don Welch, President and CEO, Merit Network
- Award for Innovation in Networking and Information Technology
Merit's Award for Innovation in Networking and Information Technology recognizes organizations and individuals that enhance their work by using networking and related technologies in novel ways.
- Award for Community Building
Merit's Award for Community Building recognizes organizations and individuals that build communities to help enhance networking, technology and collaboration.
- Meritorious Service Award
The Meritorious Service Award recognizes individuals who have shown long-term dedication to Merit's mission through their support and involvement.
2012 Merit Awards RecipientsMerit Award for Innovation in Networking and Information Technology
- Randy Schapel, Mott Community College
- Chuck Madden, Lapeer ISD
- Chris Christenson, Charlevoix County Commission
- Suzanne Dees, Superiorland Library Coopertive
- Liz Fagel, Northern Michigan Consortium