NHAHPERD Awards

Please participate by nominating your colleagues for an award. It’s simple…

1. Send an email to Curt Martin, NHAHPERD Awards Chair – cwmsoccer@comcast.net
3. Fill out the Awards Nomination Form - (Deadline March 21st)
2. In the email, please include the full name of your nominee, his/her contact information, professional role/title, and his/her school/organization and attach the Award Nomination Form. 

 

Nominate individuals for any of the following categories:

 

Teacher of the Year- 
Physical Education: Elementary, Middle, High School

Description:

Presented to a physical educator who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization related to teaching physical education. Current NHAHPERD Member. Certified, full time physical educator with 5 or more years of service.

Criteria: 

Current NHAHPERD Member. Certified, full time physical educator with 5 or more years of service.


Teacher of the Year- 
Health Education: Elementary, Middle, High School

Description:

Presented to a health educator who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization related to teaching health education

Criteria:

Current NHAHPERD Member. Certified, full time health educator with 5 or more years of service.


Outstanding Professional Award for Recreation, Dance, Health or College Teaching

Description:

Given annually to a recreation, dance, health, or college teaching professional who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization. Current NHAHPERD Member, with 5 or more years of service in field.

Criteria:

Current NHAHPERD Member, with 5 or more years of service in field


Outstanding Professional Award for Adapted Physical Education

Given annually to an adapted physical educator who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization. Current NHAHPERD Member. Certified, full time physical educator with 5 or more years of service. Also have a minimum of 50% total teaching responsibility in physical education


Lilyan B. Wright Service Award

The Lilyan Wright Service Award recognizes an individual or organization making a significant contribution to the New Hampshire Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (NHAHPERD). This award shall be given when uniquely deserved and is therefore not necessarily an annual event, though multiple awards may be given in any year. 

The Lilyan Wright Service Award shall be awarded by the NHAHPERD. 


NHAHPERD Meritorious Achievement Award

Recognizes professionals who best exemplify exceptional and outstanding contributions to their respective disciplines. The recipient receives New Hampshire Excellence in Education Award in recognition of their leadership throughout the state during the “EDies” DOE annual celebration in June. Nominee must have been a professional member of NHAHPERD for 7 years. Nominee is recognized for achievements from the elementary, middle school (junior high), secondary or college/ university level. Nominee must have had 7 years of active involvement in the discipline for which the award will be granted. Nominee must have active involvement at the local, state or district level.