Rising Star Award



This award recognizes a program faculty member with three to seven years of service who has made noteworthy contributions to PA education.

How to nominate

Criteria

Nominees must demonstrate substantial contributions in a minimum of two of the following areas:

  • Teaching, which may include classroom, laboratory instruction, or course development
  • Scholarship, which may include grant writing, research, publications, presentations, or other scholarly and creative activities
  • Administration, which may include general administration, planning, development, or evaluation activities
  • Professional service, which may include service on committees at the program, community, state, or national level and which represents or promotes the PA profession

Requirements and materials

EMPLOYMENT STATUS

  • Employed at least half-time (0.5 FTE) PAEA member program for three to seven years at the time of nomination

NOMINATION LETTER

  • Nomination letter describing in detail how the award criteria were met, including evidence of performance above and beyond the nominee’s job description

LETTERS OF SUPPORT

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

CURRICULUM VITAE/RESUME

  • Nominee’s complete CV or resume
NOMINATE NOW

RECOGNITION

  • Complimentary 2017 PAEA Education Forum registration
  • Crystal plaque
  • Check for $500
  • Recognition at the Education Forum Awards Ceremony

2016 Award Recipient

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Kristopher Maday, University of Alabama at Birmingham