All USA USA Territories: American Samoa (USA); Guam (USA); Puerto Rico (USA); Virgin Islands (USA); Northern Mariana Islands (USA); USA Compact Free Associations:The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA) International, Israel and Canada.
Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to communication sciences. The purpose of this program is to honor an individual who has enhanced the quality of clinical care in speech-language pathology and/or audiology. The lifetime contribution may have been in clinical service, supervision or administration of clinical service, clinical research, or any other activity that has promoted clinical excellence.
The nominee’s contributions must have been specific, over a period of at least 20 years, significantly affecting recipients of service. The awardee receives a commemorative art object with a recognition plaque.
Nominees should demonstrate outstanding contributions to clinical practice under the following conditions:
- The nominee's work may be based anywhere in the world.
- The nominee’s contributions must have been specific, over a period of at least 20 years, significantly affecting recipients of service.
- The nominee’s contributions must have altered or accelerated the course of quality of clinical care in audiology and/or speech-language pathology.
- The nominee does not need to be a member of a professional association but should exemplify the ideals of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and its advocacy for effective human communication.
Deadline: April 12, 2023
Winner Announcement: Nominators are notified of competition results by September. The recipient will be announced and honored in November.
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The awardee receives a commemorative art object with a recognition plaque.