In addition to providing networking, publications, continuing education and high professional standards, ASCLS recognizes members who help make this society work. The Society presents state, regional and national awards each year at annual meetings. Some members are nominated for awards; others may apply to receive awards.

Each year the Constituent Society Presidents receive the guidelines for the current year's awards program. These guidelines are availabe to everyone, and provide up-to-date information, criteria and application forms.

2018-2019 Awards Guidelines Coming Soon.

Awards Applications are Submitted Online for:

  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • New Professional Leadership Award
  • Student Forum Leadership Award
  • Society Website Award
  • Society Paper Publication Award
  • Society Electronic Publication Award
  • Constituent Member of the Year Recognition
  • Scientific Research Award
  • Theriot Award

Word Document Attachment Templates

Attachment 1:  ASCLS Society Involvement  (needed for Lifetime Achievement, Ascending Professional Leadership, Developing Professional Leadership)
Attachment 2:  Honors, Presentations, Publications and Other (needed for Lifetime Achievement, Ascending Professional Leadership)
Attachment 3:  Developing Professional Leadership

Questions about an award?  Contact awards@ascls.org and include the title of the award in the subject line of the email.

Information about each of our national awards can be found on the menu to the right. State societies often have similar awards.