Nominator: A Nominator is someone (an individual) 13 years of age or older who wishes to submit an Entry on behalf of someone (which can include themselves if they meet the Nominee criteria) into the Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives Search.
Nominee: A Nominee can be any one of the following people, groups or person(s) who are changing the future of agriculture and rural communities for the better:
1. An individual 13 years of age or older;
2. A couple, team, group, or club with all members being 13 years of age or older. If you are submitting a couple, group, team or club nomination you must designate one person to be the leader of the group who will be the main contact for that couple, group, team or club; or
3. A person that is deceased, (must have been 13 years or older at the time of death), and who had a strong, demonstrated commitment to changing the future of agriculture and rural communities for the better, and their commitment has occurred or had an impact within the past five (5) years. The Nominator submitting an Entry about this person may be required to provide proof of that they have permission from the deceased person’s estate.
Employees of The Farm Credit Council, affiliates and subsidiaries are eligible to nominate an Entrant and to be a nominated and/or win a prize; however, employees of the Sponsor’s advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, and the immediate families (spouse, and parents, biological, adoptive and step-parents children and siblings, and their respective spouses regardless of where they live), and individuals living in the same households, whether related or not, are not eligible to be nominated and win a prize.