The nomination period has opened for the 2019 Les Tupper awards program sponsored each year by the La Cañada Flintridge Coordinating Council.
The awards, established in 1969 to honor the memory of an extraordinary La Cañada citizen, the late Leslie C. Tupper, are broken into four categories: Individual Service, Student Service, Organization Service and Special Service.
To find a nomination form and to learn more about the criteria considered for each award, go to lcfcc.info. The firm deadline for nominations is Monday, Feb. 25. The awards ceremony is planned for 7 p.m. on Monday, April 15 at von Karman Auditorium on the Jet Propulsion Laboratory campus.