Individuals who are active, unpaid, and not receiving credit or hours for school or professional licenses are eligible to be nominated.
Is the founder or executive director of our organization eligible to receive the award?
The founder or executive director of an organization is eligible for the award as long as that person is unpaid and actively serving the organization.
We are a small organization with a modest budget. Can we include the in-kind support that we receive into our operating budget?
Yes, it is acceptable to incorporate in-kind support into your operating budget.
We require that organizations applying for the HALO Award have 501(c)3 tax-exempt status or a fiscal sponsor at the time of submission.