AFOEM President's Awards

Nominations for 201​8 are now open

Closing date - Monday 5 February 2018 

The AFOEM President’s Awards recognise the outstanding contributions made by Fellows and trainees to the Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (AFOEM).

The RACP invites all AFOEM Fellows and trainees to nominate a Fellow or trainee for this award by detailing the contributions they have made to the Faculty in any of the following areas:

  • Education, Training and Assessment
  • Policy and Advocacy
  • Trainee Commitment

Who is eligible?

Nominator

To nominate someone for the award, you must be:

  • A registered Fellow or active trainee of the AFOEM

Nominee

Nominees must be:

  • A registered Fellow or active trainee of the AFOEM

The nominee must not:

  • Submit an application on their own behalf
  • Have received a President’s Award within the last three years

What is the prize?

Recipients of the AFOEM President’s Award will receive:

  • An AFOEM President’s Award (plaque) formally presented at the AFOEM annual event
  • A $300 gift voucher

How do I nominate someone?

  1. Read the Terms & Conditions (Prizes) (PDF 62KB)
  2. Select a Fellow or trainee of AFOEM and detail the contribution they have made to the Faculty in any of the following areas:
    • Education, Training and Assessment – Fellows ​or trainees who have contributed significantly to AFOEM’s Education, Training and Assessment programs
    • Policy and Advocacy – Fellows or trainees who have contributed to AFOEM’s Policy and Advocacy processes
    • Trainee Commitment – trainees who have shown an outstanding commitment to AFOEM’s education and training program
  3. Notify your nominee of your intent to nominate them
  4. Submit the Nomination Form (.doc 322KB) and supporting documents in PDF format to foundation@racp.edu.au

Supporting documents include:

  • A written citation highlighting the nominee’s contribution to the Faculty and College. The AFOEM will not consider nominations without a citation

What is the selection process?

  1. A Review Panel, consisting of the President of the Faculty and nominated Fellows, will judge all nominations
  2. One award will be made in each of the three categories.
  3. The AFOEM will announce the recipient in ​April 2018
  4. If no nominations are considered to be of sufficiently high standard, an award will not be made.

Past recipients

View a list of past recipients of the AFOEM President’s Award. 

Contact us

For more information on the AFOEM President’s Award, please contact the RACP Foundation at foundation@racp.edu.au

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