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Distinguished Applied Contribution Award

Funded by the AASP Foundation

The Distinguished Applied Contribution Award recognizes a book, video, webinar, etc. produced in the past year by an AASP member, which made a potentially significant contribution to education and/or practice in an area within the field. The recipient receives a $250 cash award, complimentary AASP Annual Conference registration in the year of the award, and a plaque presented at the conference.

Award Criteria

Nominees must meet the following criteria:

  1. Professional member of AASP.
  2. Made a contribution in the form of a book/video/webinar/other resource to the field in 2019.

Submission Guidelines 

An AASP member may nominate or self-nominate for this award.

The nomination materials should include:

  1. Detailed information about the contribution and significance of its effect on education and/or practice within sport and exercise psychology.
  2. Submissions may be no more than two (2) pages single-spaced.

A five-person subcommittee from the AASP Foundation, including at least one AASP student member, will review the application(s).

*Deadline for this award: March 1 of each year.

View a list of past Distinguished Applied Contribution Award recipients