Nominate Colleagues for 2015 Awards If you have a colleague who you believe should be acknowledged for his or her contributions to communication sciences and disorders, ASHA invites you to nominate that person for a 2015 ASHA award. Recipients will be recognized at an awards ceremony at the 2015 ASHA Convention, scheduled for Nov. 12–14 ... ASHA News
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Nominate Colleagues for 2015 Awards
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ASHA News   |   January 01, 2015
Nominate Colleagues for 2015 Awards
The ASHA Leader, January 2015, Vol. 20, 58. doi:10.1044/leader.AN1.20012015.58
The ASHA Leader, January 2015, Vol. 20, 58. doi:10.1044/leader.AN1.20012015.58
If you have a colleague who you believe should be acknowledged for his or her contributions to communication sciences and disorders, ASHA invites you to nominate that person for a 2015 ASHA award.
Recipients will be recognized at an awards ceremony at the 2015 ASHA Convention, scheduled for Nov. 12–14 in Denver.
Click here for a detailed description of each award, nomination requirements, FAQs and information on how to submit a nomination. The deadline for nominations is March 19 at 3 p.m. (ET).
Honors of the Association recognize distinguished contributions to the field of speech, language and hearing. Nominees are known for a lifetime of innovative clinical practice, insightful and rigorous research, creative administration, effective legislative activity, outstanding teaching, professional excellence in a single area, or other distinguished professional contributions.
Fellowship of the Association recognizes outstanding contributions to the professions that are seen as significant within and beyond one’s community or state.
Certificate of Recognition for Special Contributions in Multicultural Affairs recognizes distinguished achievement and contributions in multicultural professional education, multicultural research and/or clinical service to multicultural populations.
Outstanding Service Award recognizes exemplary service by an individual or group on behalf of or for the association in two of three areas: administration, program development and service to members.
Certificate of Recognition for Special Contributions in Higher Education recognizes an individual or team under contract as a faculty member or clinical instructor at a regionally accredited college or university for achievement and/ or contributions to classroom teaching, clinical teaching, student mentoring, or development of innovative educational techniques and technologies.
Distinguished Service Award recognizes significant contributions—in consumer advocacy, governmental affairs, public awareness, research or service—by someone who is not a member of ASHA or another communication sciences and disorders organization.
Dorothy Dreyer Award for Volunteerism acknowledges extraordinary effort by a member who volunteers time and other resources to ASHA. This award’s founder wished to acknowledge volunteers, including those whose employment and/or life constraints precluded the opportunity to hold one of the association’s highest elected positions.
Early Career Contributions in Research Award acknowledges scientific accomplishments in communication sciences and disorders by individuals in the early stages of their careers who are under contract with an institution of higher education or other research facility.
Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Contributions in International Achievement recognizes distinguished achievements and significant contributions in communication sciences and disorders that have international impact. Nominees may be ASHA members or nonmembers whose work includes international education, publications, research, program development, administration or service delivery to persons with communication disorders.
Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Contributions in Preschool–Grade 12 Education Settings recognizes distinguished achievement or contributions in schools through development of innovative therapeutic and/or service delivery models, materials, and products; research or publications; administration; or advocacy and outreach.
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