FSEA Awards Scholarship monies for educational programs sponsored by FSEA.  The monies awarded are for the educational portion of the program.  All other expenses are to be paid by the attendee.

Applicants must be members or associates of FSEA in good standing.


The FSEA Board of Directors continually seeks to identify members who demonstrate extraordinary skills.  If you are aware of anyone who would be a good candidate for recognition of their efforts through one of the awards, please submit the nomination form to the committee.

Deadline for nominations is April 1, 2020

The following categories of awards are available: 

FSEA Excellence in Education Award

To recognize significant leadership ability and contributions having immediate or long-term impact on the quality and scope of FSEA education programs

Past recipients:                Nichole Morales, EA, NTPI           2018-2019

Jeffrey Schneider, EA, NTPI          2017-2018

FSEA Excellence in Public Awareness Award

To recognize significant leadership ability and contributions having immediate and/or long-term impact on making “Enrolled Agent” and “EA” more readily recognized nationally, regionally, or locally as the Tax Professional of Choice.

Barbara Anderson, EA, NTPI        2018-2019

Robin Rae Huntley, EA, NTPI       2017-2018

FSEA Mentor Award

To recognize significant contributions having immediate and/or long-term impact on the growth of the enrolled agent profession in general and the growth of the membership of FSEA in particular.

Sally Lindberg, EA           2018-2019 (awarded posthumous)

FSEA Enrolled Agent of the Year

To recognize one individual member that has shown a desire to promote our profession and enhance the professionalism of our organization.  This would include, present leadership roles, community service efforts, committee member, volunteer instructor, mentor to new members, high ethical standards and a promoter of the Enrolled Agent credential.

Michael Carlisle, EA, NTPI            2018-2019

Karen Wiseman, EA, NTPI            2015-2017

FSEA Chapter of the Year

To recognize an FSEA Chapter for outstanding leadership and for promoting member participation in local, state and national events along with community service efforts, providing quality education and increasing local membership.  Consideration would be given for the size of each chapter due to the number of its members.

Suncoast Chapter                          2017-2012