Policies: Benefits & Awards

For each policy below you will find the pdf versions as well as the policy history, the statutory authority, the administrative code, previous policies and FAQs when applicable.

A summary of the NCFlex Benefits offered to employees.

The Governor’s Awards for Excellence was created to acknowledge and express appreciation for outstanding accomplishments made by employees of the State.

A summary of other benefits offered to employees excluding NCFlex.

The State of North Carolina encourages all state agencies to establish an employee rewards and recognition program as a means of recognizing performance achievements.

This recognition program is for State employees with 45 or more years of service. It's designed to acknowledge and express appreciation for noteworthy extended dedicated service.

The Service Awards Program celebrates length-of-service milestones of employee service to state government.

A state employee may receive up to 24 hours leave as part of an award for a suggestion that has been adopted by the NCThinks Program.

State agencies administer the State Employee Memorial Program to honor state employees who lose their lives while they are actively employed by the State of North Carolina. Below are links to all related policy documents and forms.

Memorial Program Website

State Employee Memorial Program Policy

This policy ensures the uninsurance benefits provided by the law while protecting the state from undue benefit charges. It provides the type of work that is covered by unemployment law and the agency responsibilities.