*CALL FOR NOMINATIONS*
2020 CPAE Awards
DEADLINE: June 5, 2020
We are seeking applications for the 2020 CPAE Early Career Award described below. Full applications for this award should be submitted to Steve Schmidt, CPAE Awards Committee Chair by June 5, 2020. Submission of these materials should be done by email, with ONE pdf attachment that includes all required documents and information, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Early Career Award
This award honors individuals who are in the early stages of their academic career, and who have made significant contributions in scholarship and service to the field. Each year CPAE seeks to honor one individual at the assistant professor level or equivalent who demonstrates excellence in research and publication and potential capacity for leadership in the field. Nomination letters should be included with the full submission package and should include a clear rationale for why the person should be considered. The nominator should also solicit two letters of support from colleagues to be included in the application package. The nominee should submit one packet of information that includes the components noted below.
Early Career Award Nomination Process
By June 5, 2020, the nominee is required to submit a packet of information (preferably one .pdf document) that includes the following:
· Nomination letter (written by the nominator). Individuals may not self-nominate.
· Two letters of support from colleagues (these letters should be solicited by the nominator)
· A packet of materials, not to exceed 25 pages, including a cover letter, current CV, materials representative of his or her work, and the three letters noted above.
Selection Process and Award Presentation
The award recipient will be selected based on the materials submitted by a committee of four academic adult educators, with at least one at the full professor level. Nominees will be notified of the results prior to the CPAE Co-Conference.
The presentation of the awards will be made at the CPAE annual meeting in October in Reno.