AGENCY: Department of Workforce Services. Office of Rehabilitation. Governor's Committee on Employment for People with Disabilities

SERIES: 17217
TITLE: Golden key and other awards
DATES: 1970-
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological.

DESCRIPTION: These records document outstanding achievements of individuals with disabilities from the State of Utah. Awards categories are:

Business of the Year--Small, Medium and Large

Ace Award--Individual or advocate (may be more than one award depending on nominations made that year)

Freedom Award--Hiring and retention of disabled veterans

ASAP Achievement Award--State agency with best utilization of the Alternative State Application Process

Provider of the Year--Going above and beyond what is expected in their regular work

Applications are accompanied by a narration on the individual or program nominated. This would include a description of the disability, type of rehabilitative and/or vocational training received, reason for selection, and related correspondence.


Permanent. Retain for 4 year(s)


Transfer to Archives.


Retention and disposition for this series were specifically approved by the State Records Committee.

APPROVED: 09/1988


Paper: Retain in Office for 2 years after the year the nomination was submitted and then transfer to State Records Center. Retain in State Records Center for 2 years and then transfer to State Archives with authority to weed.

Computer data files: Retain in Office for 4 years or until administrative value has been met and then transfer to State Archives with authority to weed.


Administrative Historical

This group of records depicts the struggles and achievement of the handicapped person in Utah. These records have research value and should be retained permanently.