• Chapter Awards Committee

    Thank you for your interest in serving on an ACFE Committee. The application process is open from October 1, 2016 to December 1, 2016.

    Chapter Awards Committee Purpose
    The purpose of the Chapter Awards Advisory Committee is to provide input and guidance that helps the ACFE recognize chapters that have contributed to the mission of the ACFE and supported the local community


    The Committee shall be composed of no fewer than three and no more than seven members, each of whom shall be a member in good standing of the ACFE and also a member in good standing of a recognized ACFE local chapter. In addition, each member must have served as a local chapter board member.

    Specific Duties  

    The Chapter Awards Advisory Committee is charged with:

    Reviewing nomination applications for the following awards: Chapter of the Year and Chapter Newsletter/Website of the Year. 

    Making recommendations for improving the nomination criteria and/or selection process.

    Meetings may be conducted in person or by conference call. The Committee Chair shall give reasonable notice to all Committee members of the place, day, time and purpose or purposes for any Committee meeting.


    Member Qualifications
    Significant experience in the anti-fraud profession; recognized leader or authority in your field; seriously concerned about best practices and learning solutions as demonstrated by speeches, attendance at meetings, or other visible efforts; actively involved in your chapter. Other qualifications include:

    Regularly attends conference calls and important related meetings.

    Makes serious commitment to participate actively in committee work.

    Volunteers for and willingly accepts assignments and completes them thoroughly and on time.

    Stays informed about committee matters, prepares themselves well for meetings, and reviews and comments on minutes and reports.

    Gets to know other committee members and builds a collegial working relationship that contributes to consensus.

    Is an active participant in the committee's annual evaluation and planning efforts.

    Term of Office

    Members of the Committee shall serve two-year terms.