Nomination Deadline: October 15, 2020 (11:59pm Central Time)

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) is seeking nominations for the Mary Helen Callahan Distinguished Service Award to recognize individuals who have provided an outstanding record of service to UAA and/or the field of urban affairs.

The award will be given on a periodic basis to an individual who has provided an outstanding record of service to UAA and/or the field of urban affairs. We are looking for nominees who have distinguished themselves in one or more of the following areas:

(1) exceptional and impactful service to the Urban Affairs Association;
(2) engagement outside the academy; and/or
(3) distinguished professional service that advances the work of urban affairs practitioners.

Award recipients receive a plaque, lifetime UAA membership, complimentary registration for all UAA conferences, and an invitation to the annual VIP Dinner. Past recipients include: Mary Helen Callahan (UAA Executive Director, 1975-2000) and Margaret G. Wilder (UAA Executive Director, 2005 – present).

For complete award details and online nomination submission form URL, please visit the Mary Helen Callahan Distinguished Service Award webpage. The deadline for submitting nominations is October 15, 2020.