Nomination Procedures - Presidential Award of Merit 

  1. Only the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy President may nominate candidates for the award.

  2. A maximum of one (1) award will be given in any year.

  3. The American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy President will provide notification in writing of their selected recipient of the award to the Awards Team Coordinator no later than December 1st of the year prior to the scheduled presentation.

The President of the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy will notify the recipient of the award and obtain written confirmation of acceptance. He/she will also invite the recipient to the CSM Awards ceremony and facilitate attendance at the ceremony. The name of the recipient will be kept confidential until announced.