National Genealogical Society

Awards & Competitions

Fellow of the National Genealogical Society (fngs)

Deadline for Submissions—15 December Annually

To recognize outstanding work in the field of genealogy or the related fields of history, biography, or heraldry, in addition to outstanding service to the National Genealogical Society.


A nominee must have been a member of NGS for at least five years.

Past Winners

Click here to view a complete list of NGS Fellows (fngs).

Nomination For NGS Fellow (fngs)

Electronic submissions are encouraged.

Nomination Form (PDF 150KB)

Send to:
NGS Awards Committee
National Genealogical Society
6400 Arlington Blvd, Suite 810
Falls Church, VA 22042-2318


Electronically to [email protected]  
Include "NGS AWARD" in the Subject line of your message.

E-mail contact information is required for all submissions.

Questions? Contact the NGS Awards Chair at [email protected].

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