Lifetime Public Service Award

This award was established in 2022 to recognize exceptional contributions by an individual or organization to the well-being of North Central Kansas over an extended period of time. John Cyr was the first recipient of the award.

The presentation of this year’s Lifetime Public Service Award will be made at the NCRPC’s biennial banquet in Fall 2024.

How to Make a Nomination

Complete the form linked below and email to

Deadline: September 16, 2024

Selection Criteria

The North Central Regional Planning Commission Executive Board of Directors will review nominations and select a recipient. Criteria to be considered in determining the award winner will include the overall impact of the nominee’s accomplishments, the duration of the nominee’s engagement in community/public service activities, and the breadth of involvement in the community/region.


For questions, please contact the NCRPC Executive Director.