DSP Award Nomination

17th Annual Conference for Direct Supports Professionals

“Advancing in the Human Services Field: It’s Not a Job, It’s a Profession”

Award Nomination

Friday, April 12, 2019 at Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue
  • We receive a high volume of nominations. Help us understand why your nominee deserves to be selected. All nominees must work in a Direct Service capacity with a minimum of 80% of their time spent interacting directly with individuals that have mental health conditions , an intellectual disability, or a substance abuse issue. Award recipients will be notified prior to the Conference and must be present to receive their awards.
    Creativity Award
    • One who has initiated a new idea, service or activity that either solved a problem or made a difference in the life of an individual or group.
    Embracing Diversity Award
    • One who demonstrates sensitivity, values unique characteristics and backgrounds of others, and promotes inclusion and equality.
    Spirit Award
    • One who exhibits a spirit of determination, brings out the best in others, and strives for team cooperation.
    Leadership Award
    • One who is self-motivated, demonstrates good judgment, and inspires others.
  • Describe in detail how this nominee has demonstrated the qualities of the award category noted above. The more details and information the story has, the better.