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2012 Feste Award Nominations Now Open!



February 17, 2013 – Comments (2)


It's that Fest'e'ive time once again. For those of you who don't know what the Feste Award is, check out the links at the bottom for a description and previous year's "Feste"ivities.

The winning Fool will receive an All Access Pass to all of our premium content! That includes everything on this page, and much more!

As always, we'd like to bestow The Feste Award on one member of the community who best exemplifies our mission of Learning Together:

Because this is a community award, the nominations for this award should bubble up from within. We'd like to use this discussion board to accept your nominations for The Feste Award. In order to nominate someone, you must include the following:

- member name

- a few paragraphs detailing why this person deserves the award- links to 3 posts from 2012 that exemplify this person's dedication to the community and to Learning Together.

We'll accept submissions through March 14, review them internally, and whittle the list down to 10 candidates. From there, we'll let the community vote to determine the winner of the eleventh annual Feste Award!

A few points to mention:
- this isn't a lifetime achievement award. The winner should be chosen based on contributions from 2012 only.
- you must list 3 posts (boards or CAPS blog)from 2012 that exemplify the person's Feste deserving contributions or your nomination will not be considered.
- you must write a few lines about why this person is deserving or your nomination will not be considered.
- the more thoughtful your nomination, the more likely we'll give your candidate serious consideration.
- Past winners are exempt from this year's balloting and simply take their rightful places in the pantheon of community Fools. Past nominees who didn't win may be nominated again. Past winners will have a Feste Award winner charm on their board posts and profile, as will the nominees.
- TMF staff, despite how much you may love them are not eligible, though I'm sure they'd still love it if you sang their praises.

We always enjoy doing this and hope you do as well. Have fun!


Explanation of the Name and Origination of the Feste Award:

Past Feste winner and runners-up:

2011: LeKitKat

2 Comments – Post Your Own

#1) On February 17, 2013 at 2:54 PM, Mary953 (84.21) wrote:

There are several members of CAPS that I am particularly fond of.  They provide excellent content in their blogs and are ever helpful in the comments they offer.  Can we nominate several?  Can we 'second' someone else's nomination?  (Yes I know that this makes more work for you.  Sorry.)

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#2) On February 19, 2013 at 8:56 PM, XMFTwitty (67.95) wrote:

Certainly, you may nominate more than one. Just don't forget to provide three examples for each. Seconding a nomination isn't necessary, but I'm sure it would be appreciated.



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