Eligibility - Excellence in Education Award

  1. Nominee must be a physical therapist who is a current Academy member in good standing.
  2. Nominee must be actively engaged in teaching physical therapist students in the area of sports physical therapy (entry or advanced level) for at least five years.
  3. Nominees must have a faculty appointment of any rank and receive compensation for their teaching responsibilities.
  4. Teaching solely as a component of continuing education does not constitute eligibility for this award.
  5. Members of the Academy Executive Committee and the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy Awards Committee shall not be eligible for the award during their terms of office.
  6. A person can receive this award only once.