2020 ACPA Association Awards and Professional Scholarships are Now Open

Alexis GiannattasioACPA News, President's Letter

BERNARD J. COSTELLO, DMD, MD, FACS

I am excited to announce that the nomination period for ACPA’s 2020 Association Awards and the application period for ACPA’s Professional Scholarships are now open. I invite you to submit an application and/or nomination for one of ACPA’s many honors and awards.

ACPA Association Awards: Submit a nomination for the Honors of the Association, Distinguished Service Award, Emerging Leader Award, or Family Services Leadership Award. All nominations are due ­­­Friday, October 4, 2019. To nominate a candidate, visit https://acpa-cpf.org/about-acpa/honors-awards/.

Professional Scholarships: Consider applying for a scholarship. These awards offer cleft care providers the opportunity to engage in ACPA’s Annual Meeting. Members and nonmembers are welcome to apply. ACPA is accepting applications for: the David P. Kuehn Speech Scholarship, Donna Pruzansky Memorial Fund Grant for Nurses, James F. Mulick Educational Scholarship, Karlind T. Moller Cleft/Craniofacial Scholarship for Speech Pathology/Audiology Students, or Mazaheri Young Professional Scholarship. Applications are due Friday, October 4, 2019. To apply, visit https://acpa-cpf.org/education/grants-and-professional-awards/.

I am pleased to continue ACPA’s tradition of presenting awards that recognize dedication to research, care and our community. As always, if you have any questions, please contact ACPA’s National Office at info@acpa-cpf.org or (919) 933-9044.