Dear Forvm Members
It is time to elect a new committee for the 2013 Website Awards
. The committee needs five members
plus one chairperson. Please declare your candidacy by replying to this thread.
Below is Pep's write-up from last year describing the positions:
receive the "Comitia Curiata
" title in their profile but that is not just an honorary title, it is a working one. Here are the duties of a Standard
- Receive website nominations from the public, review them for appropriate criteria, and forward satisfactory ones to the Committee as a whole
- Consider websites submitted by other Committee Members
- Introduce eligible websites personally found
- Receive website nominations from the public during the Annual Awards
- Consider Operational legislation brought before the Committee
- If thought of, introduce Operational legislation that may help
improve the Awards Process
- Vote in the public polls
- Promote the Awards
Candidates and Committee Members
will also be bound by the following Rules:
"Committee Member candidates, from the time they declare their candidacies, must also be members
of FORVM's Classical Numismatics Discussion Board
on said Discussion Board
must be maintained by Committee Members
until the end of their service on said Committee."
must not accept or receive any gifts from the business of "FORVM Ancient Coins
", especially for their services in the Forvm Website Awards
Program, while they are on the Committee or after they declared their candidacies to serve on it. They may receive compensation, regularly available to all in the general public, for goods and services rendered to FORVM the business or to the resources it provides as well as any free goods and services offered by FORVM the business to the general public. FORVM Staff are prohibited from serving on the Forvm Website Awards Nomination Committee
, except for those temporarily given that title and power for the purpose of uncompensated improvements to the FORVM website."
, from the time they declare their candidacies, must not accept or receive any gifts from members
of the Classical Numismatics Discussion Board
or owners of websites eligible for a Forvm Website Award
, especially for their services in the Forvm Website Awards
Program. All goods and services which are not part
of a shopping
bonus and have a definable commercial value that are accepted or received from such people must be paid for in said value or exchanged for gifts of similar value (for example, in Holiday observances and coin trading). Footnote"
All Committee Members
must also have a Yahoo! account so they can join the Committee's Discussion Group. If you wish to do so, feel free to campaign positively.
If you want to see the Yahoo! Group and what the Committee is all about in action, here it is:http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FORVM_Awards_Committee/
Thank you for considering joining the Forvm Website Awards
The 8th Forvm Website Awards
Elections Supervisor for the 8th: Molinari