2020 AAPA Awards
AAPA Awards include Individual Excellence Awards, for which individuals can apply or be nominated, along with the Eugene A. Stead Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award, for which one must be nominated. Applications are due by midnight EST on February 17. See the complete list of past winners.
Individual Excellence Awards
We know there are a lot of amazing PAs out there. That’s why AAPA’s Annual Awards recognize PAs’ contributions to their patients, to their profession, and to healthcare. These awards include: PA of the Year, PA Student of the Year, Military Service, AAPA/PAEA Preceptor of the Year, Publishing, and Outstanding Student Society.
PA of the Year Award
This award honors PAs who, within the course of a one-year period, demonstrate exemplary service to the
community; exemplify the PA profession’s philosophy of providing accessible, quality healthcare to all; and
further the image of the profession in a positive, meaningful way. Applicants must be current AAPA members in
good standing. 2019 PA of the Year Award Recipient
PA Student of the Year Award
This award honors a PA student who has demonstrated exemplary service and leadership as a PA student. Applicants must be current AAPA members in good standing. 2019 PA Student of the Year Award Recipient
Military Service Award
This award honors veteran or active duty PAs who have demonstrated exemplary healthcare service to their community, to current members of the military or veterans, or to the medically underserved. Applicants must be current AAPA members in good standing. 2019 Military Service Award Recipient