The Arizona Public Health Association proudly presents the 2016 award nominations categories, encouraging health and wellness for all Arizonans.
LLOYD E. BURTON SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
This award is intended for students: Bachelor, Master, and PhD level students are encouraged to apply. Nominees must have an interest in the area of improving public health. If you know a student who has a strong interest in public health and could benefit from a $500 scholarship award, click this link to review requirements or to nominate someone.
CELE COHEN NURSING AWARD
The Cele Cohen Award was established for the purpose of recognizing the contributions of Cecelia Cohen to public health nursing. This award is to recognize a public/community health nurse within Arizona that has made an outstanding contribution to public/community health. To find out more about the requirements and to nominate someone, please click here.
ELSIE EYER COMMITMENT TO UNDER-SERVED PEOPLE (CUP) AWARD
This award is meant to honor persons or entities that have demonstrated a sustained effort in assuring the delivery of health services to under-served populations in Arizona. For requirements and nominations, please follow this link.
HAROLD B. WOODWARD AWARD
This award is given for work done for the advancement or betterment of the Arizona Public Health Association. Hard work, dedication, or any other contribution to the Association will be the guideline for the selection. For details and to nominate someone, please click here.
HEALTH EDUCATION MEDIA MAKING YEARLY (HEMMY) AWARDS
Any health education or patient education material produced in Arizona by an Arizona resident(s) during August 2014 - August 2015 is eligible for a HEMMY award. For more requirements and information, as well as to nominate someone for this award, please click here.
SENATOR ANDY NICHOLS HONOR AWARD
This award honors those who have made outstanding contributions to public health policy. The award is named after the late Senator Andy Nichols, an advocate for good public health policy. For requirements and nominations, please follow this link.
Award nominations are due by 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 19, 2016!
Award winners will be recognized at our Annual Awards Dinner on the evening of September 30th following the AzPHA Fall Conference at Desert Willow Conference Center.