Excellence Through Diversity Award



Award Information

This award recognizes the outstanding commitments and achievements of a PAEA member program that has made noteworthy contributions to promoting diversity in all elements of PA education. The deadline to submit your nominations is April 10.

Criteria

Nominees must demonstrate substantial contributions in all of the following areas:

  • Outreach to and recruitment from diverse and underserved populations
  • Training and educational experiences for faculty and students
  • Research and scholarship pertaining to diversity and the inclusion process
  • Leadership and advocacy related to diversity

Requirements and materials

NOMINATION LETTER

  • Nomination letter describing in detail how the award criteria were met

LETTER OF SUPPORT

  • Two letters of support  addressing the author’s first-hand knowledge of the nominee with relation to all of the award criteria

PROGRAM DIRECTOR LETTER SUBMISSION

  • One of the required letters, either the nomination letter or one of the letters of support, must be submitted by the program director

 
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RECOGNITION

  • Complimentary 2019 PAEA Education Forum registration for one representative of the program
  • Crystal award
  • Check for $500
  • Recognition at the Education Forum Awards Ceremony

2018 Award Recipient

Rutgers University Physician Assistant Program

Rutgers University Physician Assistant Program