AWARDS ANNOUNCEMENT



Nominations for the Sr. Mary Delaney Honorary Life Membership Award are being sought by the members of the Awards Committee.  A description of the award and the criteria for eligibility follows:

Sr. Mary Delaney Honorary Life Membership Award

The purpose of this award is to honor the distinguished career of an ACE-DHH member in teaching, research and service in the preparation of teachers of students who are deaf or hard of hearing.  The nominee currently must be a faculty member in a program for preparing educators of students who are deaf or hard of hearing and must have been an active professional for a minimum of 20 years.  All rights and privileges of membership are provided for life to the recipient, without payment of dues.  Members of ACE-DHH may nominate qualified individuals, supported by a minimum of 10 active members along with a short biographical sketch.  Nominations with names of members supporting the nominee as well as the biographical sketch may be mailed or e-mailed to:

    Ann Powers
    Communication Sciences & Disorders
    Southwest Missouri State University
    901 S. National Avenue
    Springfield, MO 65804

e-mail:   arp862f@smsu.edu

The three member Awards Committee will review the nominations between January 15th and 30th.  Nominations must be submitted prior to December 1, 2000.