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Celebrate Excellence!

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Nominate an individual, group or business for an Award today




  • ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards
    In coordination with the Nebraska Governor, ServeNebraska annually recognizes the individuals, organizations and programs that significantly moved Nebraska forward toward a higher quality of life and level of community engagement. Applications are already being accepted for these prestigious awards.
    Download the application.
  • Governor's Points of Light Award
    The Governor's "Points of Lights Awards" are presented quarterly and recognize Nebraska volunteers who give their time, talent and energy to help Nebraskans build stronger communities.
  • First Lady's Outstanding Community Service Awards
    The "First Lady's Outstanding Community Service Awards" are presented annually and recognize distinguished volunteer service across the state.
  • Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
    The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards honor young people in middle level and high school grades for outstanding volunteer service to their communities.

ServeNebraska accepts Award nominations throughout the year.