TRA Awards Overview
TRA Members are invited to present nominations for the Robbie, Stevens and Fellow Awards to the TRA Award Committee before March 1st annually. The Awards are presented at the annual Old Timers Reunion (OTR) Awards Ceremony, date and time determined by the OTR Chair.
The “Robbie” Robertson Outstanding Service Award
The Robbie Award was created to recognize consistent dedication over several years, sometimes a lifetime, to The Robertson Association and Old Timers Reunion. Recipients of The Robbie shall be TRA members who have significantly contributed to the overall growth and evolution of The Robertson Association and have shown, exemplified by their actions, commitment and dedication to the goals of the organization. Their support to TRA’s overall success will have had a noticeable impact on strengthening the well-being of the organization. Although the recipient may not be known to all attendees at the reunion, their contribution will have benefited everyone. Recipients must be a member in good standing and must have attended the Annual Meeting for at least ten (10) years immediately prior to nomination as candidates for the Outstanding Service Award
The Paul Stevens Award for Distinguished Service
The Stevens Award was created to recognize consistent dedication to The Robertson Association after receiving a Fellow Award. Candidates for the Stevens Award must have been recipients of the TRA Fellow award at least five years prior to nomination. Nominees should be from the current membership in good standing for the past five (5) years and have exemplified by their actions, continued commitment and dedication to TRA. This award also carries with it the gratitude of the TRA Membership and Board of Trustees plus free admission to the annual meeting (OTR) for five (5) years from the award presentation.
The OTR Fellow Award
Recipients of the Fellow Award shall be members who have exemplified by their actions, commitment and dedication to the goals of The Robertson Association and/or The Old Timers Reunion. Recipients must have been members in good standing of The Robertson Association for at least three years immediately prior to nomination as candidates for the Fellow Award.