Awards & Recognition Committee


To honor and recognize, through the ORSA Honor Award and other means, current and former ORSA members for outstanding achievements and contributions in the profession.



  • Identify and review criteria for which the award is presented and make recommendations for revision if necessary.
  • Solicit nomination materials from current members for the ORSA Honor Award. Award is presented every other year.
  • Review nomination materials, ensure eligibility and select award recipient. Provide name to President, Past President and President Elect.
  • Previous recipient presents to current recipient at the ORSA State Workshop.
  • Provide information to Marketing Committee for inclusion on ORSA website and newsletter.
  • Identify and recommend other awards/recognitions that can be presented to deserving ORSA members. Prepare recommendations for the President, Past President and President Elect to review and approve.