Student Academy of AAPA Awards

Past Award Recipients by Year (PDF)

Applications for the 2017-2018 leadership year are now open. All award applications are due January 15, 2018.

Outstanding Student Society

This award recognizes one student society for their outstanding service to the profession. Note that 75 percent of the PA program must be AAPA members. Read over the Outstanding Student Society Award application directions. Due Jan. 15.

Travel Grants

This is a $500 grant for Assembly of Representatives (AOR) student society representatives and Student Academy–elected HOD student delegates or alternates aimed at minimizing travel expenses to the Annual Conference. Due Jan. 15.

PA Student Mentor Award

This award recognizes a PA who has demonstrated exemplary service to PA students and has furthered the leadership, educational and professional development of PA students. To apply, fill out the PA Student Mentor application form. Please email with nominations. Due Jan. 15.

PA Student of the Year Award

This award honors a PA student who has demonstrated exemplary service and leadership as a PA student. To nominate a student, send details to by December 15. To self-nominate, fill out the applicationDue Jan. 15.