DCAS Hundred Year Association Awards Program

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The Hundred Year Association of New York honors outstanding, permanent civil servants, and provides college scholarships for the children of New York City employees.


2018 Awards Program Flyer
Learn more about the awards program. Read the 2018 Flyer


Public Service Awards
The Isaac Liberman Public Service Awards (PSA)

Who is Eligible:

Permanent civil service employees of the City of New York with current salaries of $90,000 or less are eligible.

Selection Criteria:

Public Service Award recipients perform exceptionally on the job by either: a) measurably improving the efficiency and quality of services to the people of New York City, or b) significantly enhancing the prestige of City Service, or c) demonstrating dedication to their work well beyond their job descriptions.

Who May Nominate:

Any agency, supervisor, union, or co-worker may nominate any employee. Nominations must be endorsed by the Agency Head.

2018 Public Service Award Application 


College Scholar Awards
The E. Virgil Conway College Scholar Awards

Who is Eligible:

The children of at least one permanent civil service employee with at least 2 years of continuous, full-time service. Gross family income for 2017 (generally, the income of both parents) must be $125,000 or less.

For High School

High school students must graduate from a public or private high school in June 2017 or must have previously graduated and must be accepted for admission as a full-time student at a private or public college or university. Scores from the SAT or ACT must be submitted with the application.

2018 High School Graduate Application

For College

College students must have graduated previously from a public or private high school and must be attending or accepted for admission as full-time students at a private or public college or university. Scores from the SAT or ACT must be submitted with the application. 

2018 College Student Application

Selection Criteria:

Selection is based on outstanding scholastic/academic achievement, demonstration of leadership, a solid record of school and community activity and service, and SAT or ACT scores.

Who May Apply:

Students should apply. Both students and parents/guardians must sign the application.

Print and sign the completed application and mail to the Department of Citywide Administrative Services, along with your essay and supporting documentation. Only nominations submitted by mail will be accepted for the College Scholar Awards.

2018 Essay Topic: Describe your most meaningful achievement so far and what it says about your public service values. (Essays should not exceed two typewritten pages.)


About the Hundred Year Association of New York
Founded in 1927, The Hundred Year Association of New York is composed of professional, educational, religious and charitable organizations that have been in continuous operation in New York City for over a century.

The Association has honored career civil service employees since 1958. In addition, since 1971, the Association has awarded college scholarships to the children of City employees.

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