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2018 Hooks Young Professional Award

Mar 1, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018

Background: This award provides the means through which the North Carolina Alliance recognizes young professionals who have demonstrated outstanding potential for teaching, scholarly productivity, and professional service.

Qualifications of candidates for the Hooks Award

  • Candidates shall not be more than 39 years of age on November 1 of the year in which the award is presented.
  • Candidates shall have earned at least a master's degree in one of the HPERD fields or have earned National Board certification.
  • Candidates shall have held membership continuously in NCAAHPERD-SM for at least three years, including the current year.
  • Candidates shall be currently employed in North Carolina in one of the HPERD-SM fields.
  • Candidates shall have demonstrated outstanding potential in at least two of the following areas: teaching, scholarly productivity, and professional service, as reflected by publications, awards, or other recognition for achievement in teaching, coaching, performing or administration.
  • Candidates should be persons of professional integrity who exemplify the spirit of service to the professions and who have by their leadership made a significant contribution to the advancement of the fields of NCAAHPERD-SM.


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Award Deadline: June 10th is the deadline for all awards. Applications submitted after the June 10th deadline will be considered for the following year.