National & Regional Crew Person Awards

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 National & Regional Crew Person Awards

An award presented recognizing an outstanding crew person who is diligent, reliable, organized, responsible and always puts safety first.


Award is open to all BFA members, pilots, crew and others. Nominations can be up to, but not longer than one-page long. Nominations must include name, address, years of experience in ballooning, the candidates contributions to the sport of hot air ballooning while serving as a crew member and the reason why the candidate should get the award.


The period of nomination is from the Annual General Meeting until August 15th of the award year.

  • Nominations for the Award must be made by members of the BFA and are solicited from the general membership via a published notice on this website.
  • Nominations may be sent to the Awards Chairperson via the BFA Office.
  • Persons making nominations must provide their contact information to allow the selection board to follow up during the selection process. (name, email address, mailing address and telephone number)
The award will be presented at the Annual General Meeting by the current BFA President unless otherwise decided by the Board.