Bar Leaders Innovation AwardsTo acknowledge and give statewide recognition to the professional and public service programs sponsored by the local, ethnic, specialty and minority bar associations in New York state. The program also acquaints bar leaders with new activities and programs that promote the public welfare, public understanding of the law or the professional responsibilities of attorneys.
Presented by: New York State Conference of Bar Leaders
Contact: Linda Snyder (Schupp)
Nomination Deadline: Mid November
Date Presented: January Annual Meeting
Award Criteria: Projects and/or programs designed and significantly implemented between June 1 through August 31 which: involve or affect most of the members of the sponsoring association; and/or; make a significant contribution to the bar and the public. Judging is based on ingenuity and creativity in planning the project, overall quality and scope of the project in relation to the association’s resources.
Prize Awarded: Plaques
Download the Award of Merit Nomination Form (PDF)