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2017 11th Annual Tradesperson of the Year Awards - NOW OPEN for Nominations!

VSRF (Virginia Ship Repair Foundation) established the Tradesperson of the Year (ToY) Awards in 2006. Each year we get numerous nominations in two categories to determine the winners for the year. The Junior awardee has less than 5 years in trade experience, the Senior 5 years or more in trade experience. 

We value the vital role our tradespeople play in ensuring the strength of our Naval  defense. Help us recognize the best in their field! 


Deadline to submit your nominations is Friday, April 21, 2017.

If you have questions or need further information please contact Sylvia Bell at sbell@VirginiaShipRepair.org  or by calling 757.233.7034.

Please click here:
2017 Tradesperson of the Year Flyer

Nomination Tips:

The judges look for specific examples of expertise, leadership and commitment. Please be descriptive in your answers. Other areas that weigh in on the decision-making are: creativity, safety, professionalism and growth.

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