ABP Macra na Feirme Leaders of the Year Award nominations and applications now open!

Post on: Fri, 15, May 2020

Nominations and applications for Leaders of the Year Award are now open. 

To nominate a leader please fill out this form: https://www.macra.ie/leadersoftheyearnomination

To apply directly please fill out this form: https://www.macra.ie/leaderoftheyearapplication

Eligibility Criteria:

Those nominated or applying must be county officers elected in one of the following positions:

  • Chair
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • PRO
  • YFDG
  • Development
  • Sports, Social & Travel
  • Competitions
  • National Council Rep
  • Rural Youth Officer
  1. Any member of Macra na Feirme can nominate a County Officer for an award.
  2. Leaders can either be nominated or apply directly themselves. If one is nominated, they will be informed of their nomination and invited to complete a full application.
  3. A short listing process may apply to cater for an expected increase in applications.
  4. Those that progress (up to a maximum of 60 participants), will be interviewed by a panel during July. There are two categories of winner from this pool of participants, namely:
  1. County Leadership Award Winner
  2. Winner/recipient of a President’s County Leadership Medal.
  3. Unsuccessful candidates at this point will receive written feedback and recommendations for improvement.