[Nfbmo] NOTE!!!: Rittgers award for State convention deadline fast approaching 2/10/12!
DanFlasar at aol.com
DanFlasar at aol.com
Tue Jan 24 03:56:46 UTC 2012
HI everyone - this is the 2nd notice to apply for a Rittgers Award to
attend State Convention. So far no one has applied yet so get the word out and
get those applications in ASAP!!! The deadline is 2/10/12 and absolutely
NO applications can be accepted after midnight of that date. Below is a
copy of the original notification. (Several people noted that they knew of
several people who would be interested and eligible - so have them contact
me as below ASAP! )
Please forward this email to anyone you may think would be interested.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2012 Rittgers Award. This award
provides financial assistance to attend the 2012 NFB of Missouri
Convention, to be held this year in Kansas City at the Holiday Inn Coco Key Resort
from Friday, March 30th through Sunday, April 1st, 2012. Further information
can be obtained from the NFBMO website _http://nfbmo.org/conventions/_
The deadline to receive all applications is midnight Friday, February 10th,
The Rittgers Award provides financial assistance for those Missouri
residents who either are members of the NFB of Missouri or who are interested in
joining. Priority is given to those who have never attended an NFB of
Missouri State Convention. Priority is also given to those who could not attend
without assistance but all who meet the eligibility requirements are
encouraged to apply. Please note that the award does not provide 100% of the costs
of convention attendance. Note also that you are still eligible to apply
regardless of whether you have attended state conventions in other states or
have attended a national NFB convention.
To apply, send the following information in an email to Dan Flasar, Chair
of the 2012 Rittgers Award Committee at _danflasar at aol.com_
(mailto:danflasar at aol.com) (email is preferred but applications can also be taken via
phone at the number below).
Cell phone (Optional):
Member of NFB of Missouri (Yes/No):
NFB of Missouri Chapter name:
First time Convention Attendee(Yes/No)?:
Finally, a short description of what you hope to gain from attending the
2012 NFB of Missouri State Convention and why you need assistance.
Please note that applications received after midnight Friday, February
10th, 2012 will not be considered.
If you have any questions, please contact me via the email (preferred) or
phone number below.
2012 Rittgers Award Committee
_danflasar at aol.com_ (mailto:danflasar at aol.com)
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