Recognizing Excellence

Awards & Honors Fact Sheet

#1 Fellow Honor Program (Society's Highest Honor)


 
Annual Entry Deadline:
December 1
 
Presented:
At the June Professional Development Conference (PDC)
 
Award:
Ribboned medal and wall plaque; free lifetime registration to PDC, invitationi to annual Past President/Fellow Dinner
 
Sponsor:
ASSE
 
Selection Authority:
Board, upon recommendation of Technical and Professional Recognition Committee (TPRC)
 
Eligible:
Professional Members with 15 years service (excluding current Board of Directors**)
 
Who may nominate:
Self, individual members, Chapters, Practice Specialties, or Board of Directors

#2 Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year (SPY)


 
Annual Entry Deadline:
December 1
 
Presented:
At the June Professional Development Conference (PDC)
 
Award:
$2000 and engraved statuette
 
Sponsor:
ASSE and the Monsanto Company
 
Selection Authority:
Technical and Professional Recognition Committee (TPRC)
 
Eligible:
All ASSE Professional Members and Members (excluding Board of Directors and National TPRC**)
 
Who may nominate:
Self, individual members, Chapters, Practice Specialties, Regions, or Board of Directors

#3 PPG Industries Inc: The ASSE Dr. William E. Tarrants Outstanding Safety Educator Award


 
Annual Entry Deadline:
December 1
 
Presented:
At the June Professional Development Conference (PDC)
 
Award:
$1500
 
Sponsor:
ASSE and PPG Industries, Inc.
 
Selection Authority:
Technical and Professional Recognition Committee (TPRC)
 
Eligible:
ASSE Professional Members who are faculty members (Asst. Professor or above) in tenure track in a safety or related program.
 
Who may nominate:
Colleagues, immediate supervisor or students of the nominee, Chapters, Regional Operating Committees, Practice Specialties, Councils, Standing Committees, or Board of Directors

 

*Note: ASSE Practice Specialties, Regions and Chapters also sponsor Safety Professional of the Year awards. For more information, contact your Practice Specialty Administrator, Regional Vice President or Chapter President.

**Fellow Honor, Safety Professional of the Year and Outstanding Safety Educator petitions on behalf of members of the TPRC will not be processed while they are on the TPRC. In addition, a petition for Fellow, SPY or Outstanding Safety Educator cannot be developed or sponsored by a TPRC member, Society Executive Committee member or ASSE staff. Society Executive Committee members may not be nominated for any of these awards. Petitioners may only apply for one award category each Society year. ( Revision 3/12/07)