• Standards Excellence

    Description

    Recognizes an ISA standards committee member for exceptional efforts in organization, development and/or administration of the development of ISA standards and for services to advance the mission of the Society.

    Criteria

    Activities in the previous year have provided exceptional leadership and/or technical knowledge essential to the organization, development and/or administration of ISA standards to advance the mission of the Society. 

    Nomination Process

    Candidates are nominated by the Department Vice Presidents on the proper form by the designated deadline.(Note: The nomination form should first be completed by the Standards Directors for review by the Standards Department Vice President). Nominations will describe in 200 words or less a description of the initiative undertaken, how it supports the Society's mission and provide examples of the results achieved.  Nominations are reviewed and recommended by a subcommittee of the Honors and Awards Committee.  Society Officers are not eligible for nomination during their term of office.

    Administration and Judging

    Recommendation of the Honors and Awards Committee is submitted to the Executive Board for approval.  This award is to be presented to one individual at the ISA Awards Gala.  Honorees will receive the ISA APEX trophy.

    Past Honorees

    2014 Paul Gruhn
    2013 Cyrus W. Taft