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.Nominee's NameAward CategoryPLEASE CHOOSERHD Creativity AwardWedge Embracing Diversity AwardUS Medical Team Spirit AwardStaffing Plus Leadership AwardNominee's Job TitleNominee's AgencyAgency CEONominee's Agency Address Street Address Address Line 2 City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State ZIP Code Nominee’s Direct SupervisorSupervisor's Phone or EmailYour NameYour PhoneYour Email Reason for NominationDescribe 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. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.