It is time to start looking at nominations for awards at our annual meeting to be held on September 28, 2018. Must write in 1,000 words or less why this person should receive this award and attach it to this form. Nomination needs to be submitted by September 7, 2018.
Print out Nomination Form and send to:
Autism Society of Maine, 72 B Main St. Winthrop, ME 04364. or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Following are the categories of awards ASM presents:
Professionals (not in the field of autism, but contributing to it): Any professional within their own field of expertise who contributes in any manner relative to individuals and/or families affected by ASD.
Example: Media person who wrote series or article on autism, State Representative or Senator supporting autism related bill etc.
Family Members or Persons with Autism:
To an individual with autism or a family of an individual with autism who has contributed to the community to enhance the lives of individuals with autism.
Example: Promotes education or autism awareness to the local community, schools, or general public.
Professionals Providing Services:
Any professional practicing within the field that has devoted his/her service potential and opportunities to supporting, treating, and effectively providing services to individuals and families with ASD.
Example: Speech and Language Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Special Ed Teacher etc.
Autism Society of Maine Service Award:
Per the nomination/agreement of the Board of Directors, this candidate will represent an individual of character that the ASM Board deems worthy of recognition. (Nomination by ASM Only)