This award recognizes professional drivers who earn public respect for our industry. Fill out this form to nominate a driver, anyone can nominate a driver. And any professional driver is eligible. Please take the time to read over the questions, gather testimonials, and submit once the form is complete. Click Here to download a printable form to submit by mail.

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Branch of service (select):

Brief highlights of military career (principal duties, areas of service, citations, medals, etc.):

Read the instruction section below for the types of information that may spell out why your nominee has excellent citizenship qualities. These are suggested areas for you to consider. Rather, write the reasons why your nominee has excellent qualities in each topic. Be as detailed and complete as possible.

Citizenship: Citizenship encompasses areas in which a professional drivers acts when he or she is around fellow employees, freight customers, dock workers, truck stop employees and motorists. It also includes the way the driver treats his neighbors, friends, family and community. Is this driver neat? Do they look professional? Are they polite and respectful of others? Do they lace their language with profanity when upset or do they seek solutions. Are they flexible with changes? What makes this candidate someone the trucking organization is proud of? What makes this candidate someone that his community and friends or family are proud of? How does the candidate stand out in the way of Citizenship as they represent themselves and the trucking industry?

Safety: The safety area comprises of items like how many miles has this driver driven currently without an accident? Has the candidate ever been honored with any safety awards? What makes this candidate stand out with respect to their approach to driving safely? Might this candidate have saved another’s life? Does this candidate have a unique approach to his truck’s safety? Does the candidate sit on any safety committees? How does the candidate stand out in the way of Safety that makes them a compelling case for this award?

Community Involvement: Is this candidate involved in any trucking related charities or organizations? Is the candidate involved in any organizations back in their home town? What organizations is the candidate a part of? What does the candidate do for these organizations? Are they coaches, council members, etc.? Do they volunteer when they have the opportunity to do so? What makes the candidate stand out with respect to their Community Involvement or within the industry?

Leadership: Part of the other questions may provide insights into leadership but it can be addressed more specifically here. Does the candidate have any organizations whereby he has a leadership position? Does he volunteer when needed (cite examples)? Does the candidate lead by example. In what way and with what behaviors do their leadership qualities stand out? What makes this candidate stand out with respect to Leadership?

Health & Wellness: Does the candidate try to live a healthy lifestyle? Has the candidate lost weight by living a healthier lifestyle? Are they physically active? How so? Even if they still stand to lose weight or get healthier, what efforts are they making to bring a healthier lifestyle to their lives? What makes this candidate stand out with respect to Health and Wellness?

Other considerations: What other information do you want the judges to know about this candidate?

Testimonials: Add as many free-form testimonials from family, friends, co-workers, community members and/or other leaders as desired. Testimonials, Pictures and Awards can be sent to, just be sure to include the name of the nominated driver in the subject line of your email. You may also mail these items to 2016 Citizen Driver Nomination, c/o Robust Promotions LLC, 120 S. Euclid Avenue, Villa Park, IL 60181. Please include the name of the nominated driver when mailing additional information.