Wells Award Judging Guidelines

Recipients will be selected on the basis of their contributions in areas 1 through 4. 

1.   Community Leader: the candidate's ability to persuade the community at-large that it must provide the support and assistance necessary for housing and community development programs to continue.[ 0-30 points]

2.  Advocate: the candidate's ability to articulate the importance and purpose of the authority's efforts. [0-30 points]

3.  Public Relations Officer:   the candidate's ability to communicate effectively to the press about the authority's accomplishments, programs, policies, and future plans. [0-20 points]

4.  NAHRO Service:  the candidate's service to NAHRO through participation at the Chapter, Regional, or National level. [0-20 points]

Nominees must receive an average score from the jury of at least 70 points to be considered for receipt of the award.