This web page contains general information for submitting nominations for the PPQ Deputy Administrator's Safeguarding and Safe Trade Award.
View the Safeguarding award background, eligibility information, and download the nomination form.
View the Safe Trade award background, eligibility information, and download the nomination form.
The Deputy Administrator's Award Committee will review nominations for the Safeguarding and Safe Trade Award and will forward its rankings and recommendations to the PPQ Deputy Administrator. The decision for the award recipient rests with the PPQ Deputy Administrator. The team selected for recognition will receive a letter, a certificate, and a trophy or medallion. The team name and achievement will also be inscribed on a plaque that is displayed on the Deputy Administrator's Wall of Fame in USDA headquarters. The award team will be listed on the PPQ Safeguarding Awards web page and announced in other related communications.
All questions regarding the submission process should be directed to: thePPQDAAC@usda.gov.