Service Project Award Nomination Form

The Service Project Award recognizes innovative experiences and projects designed to positively impact and inspire both older adults and students.  Service projects must be implemented by professionals, undergraduate or graduate students affiliated with an SPO Chapter. This award recognizes the group of faculty, students, and/or professionals who participated in the project.  There are four types of proposals which may be submitted. See detailed list below. One winner will be selected for the Service Project Award. SPO members (faculty, staff, students, or professionals) self-nominate for the award. To apply, complete this form and include supporting documents. The nominee selected for the award is required to present a description of the service project at the annual Southern Gerontological Society meeting as well as create a poster highlighting the project to be displayed at the meeting. The SPO Chapter to which the nominee is a member receives a cash award of $200.

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  • Attach supporting documentation In field below. Please address the contributions this project made to undergraduate education and the well-being of older adults.
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    Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf, docx, xlsx.
  • Please list the names and email addresses of student, faculty, or professional participants.
  • Please provide your department chair/head name and address if you want him/her notified if you are recognized by this award.