RMPA Distinguished Scholar Award

The RMPA Distinguished Scholar Award will be given for the first time at the 90thanniversary meeting. The 2020 recipient will be identified using the following criteria:

1. Awardees must be a faculty or professional member.

2. Material submitted for consideration must be a body of research stemming from the three previous years.

The body of research submitted should include:

-published journal articles

-keynote/invited conference presentations

-books/book chapters both authored and edited

-external funding


Self-nominations will be accepted. A deadline of February 15 has been established.  Send the nominee’s name, their body of research and current curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendations from colleagues considered to the current Past President of RMPA.


The winner will receive a plaque that will be presented at RMPA’s Saturday business meeting.

There is no monetary component to this award.