AARP is accepting nominations for its 2017 Delaware Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors Delawareans ages 50 and older who are sharing their experience, talent and skills to help community members.

Nominations will be evaluated by AARP’s Delaware State Office based on how the volunteer’s work has improved the community, supported AARP’s vision and mission and inspired other volunteers. The award recipient will be announced in early fall.

AARP Delaware Andrus Award for Community Service nominees must meet eligibility requirements:

— Nominee must be 50 years or older.

— The achievements, accomplishments or service on which the nomination is based must have been performed on a volunteer basis, without pay.

— The achievements, accomplishments or service on which the nomination is based must reflect AARP’s vision and mission.

— Couples or partners who perform service together are also eligible; however, teams are not eligible.

— This is not a posthumous award.

For nomination forms and more, email aarpde@aarp.org The application deadline is Oct. 1.