The Society of Florida Archivists Award of Excellence recognizes outstanding contributions to the preservation of Florida's documentary heritage. Any person, institution, or exemplary program that has provided noteworthy leadership in the field, promoted excellence through outstanding achievements, or contributed significantly to the betterment of the profession may be considered for the award. Nominees are considered annually by the SFA Awards Committee, and are approved by the SFA Executive Board. The winner(s) of the SFA Award of Excellence are announced at the Annual Meeting.
The SFA Awards Committee has set the following criteria for writing a nomination for the SFA Award of Excellence:
The call for nominations is distributed annually in February-March depending on timing of the Annual Meeting.