must have occurred between January 1 of the previous year and April 1 of
the current year. All nominations must be received by April 15 of the current
year. However, other incidents not occurring within this time period may
be eligible for an Outstanding Service
should not be professionally trained in lifesaving techniques. Examples:
firefighters, law enforcement officers, doctors, nurses, lifeguards, water safety
directors, or first aid instructors (unless they are retired from those positions).
individual is not eligible if the life saved is that of his/her immediate
family, as well as parents, grandparents, and children, but may be eligible for the Governor’s Outstanding Award.