The purpose of the IAEM Awards Competition is to recognize and honor persons who have made special or significant contributions to the field of emergency management and have represented the profession well by their outstanding performance. You are encouraged to participate and to share your achievements with your colleagues.
· The entry period began Friday, April 1, 2016.
· The entry deadline is Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time for all IAEM award competitions. There will be no deadline extensions.
· Notification of winners will occur during July 2016, which will facilitate travel approval for those winners who wish to attend the IAEM Annual Conference in Savannah, Georgia, Oct. 14-19, 2016, to receive their awards.
The complete award guidelines and official entry forms are posted on the IAEM website at http://www.iaem.com/awards. Be sure to read the guidelines carefully and pay close attention to content requirements, format, and length specifications, before submitting your entries via email to Karen Thompson at Thompson@iaem.com.
New This Year! The IAEM-Canada Awards Competition is offering four new award categories open to Canada members only. Details are posted here.
You are challenged to write an entry that will command attention and cause the Awards Judges to want to recognize your quality work. And remember, you can’t win if you don’t enter!
If you have any questions about award guidelines, please email Karen Thompson at Thompson@iaem.com.