Outstanding Service Award Criteria & Nomination Form
The CVMA Outstanding Service Award is designed to honor those that have been an excellent representative of the profession through active community involvement and/or veterinary service. This includes involvement in veterinary and/or non-veterinary groups and associations.
- Must be a member of CVMA for the past 10 years or more
- Nominators must be CVMA members
- Self-Nominations will not be accepted
Nominations must include the following:
- Nomination form accompanied by a petition signed by five colleagues of the nominee who have been members in good standing of the Association for the preceding ten or more years.
- Minimum of three letters of recommendation detailing this individual’s community involvement and service, not to exceed five letters.
- Relevant published material (newspaper or magazine articles – internet hyperlinks, video/audio acceptable) or synopsis about the nominee, not to exceed five pages.
- One photograph of the nominated person (preferably digital)
The award shall be presented at the local VMA meeting and will be recognized in the California Veterinarian journal.
Please fill out the form and submit it with your nomination packet by January 10. You may submit your packet by email to Marie Heinz at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it to: CVMA, 1400 River Park Dr, Sacramento, CA 95815.
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