The FSH Society is soliciting nominations for its 2018 Community Award, for an individual or group that has been an outstanding contributor to the FSHD community. Given every two years, the Community Award in 2016 recognized David Housman, chair of the FSH Society’s scientific advisory board, and Chris Stenmon, former treasurer and fundraising leader for the Society. (See story here.)
We are seeking nominees who have distinguished themselves through advocacy, education, community-building, fundraising, and other such activities that have raised visibility and public support. To nominate someone, please send the information requested below and email to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 1, 2018. The 2018 Community Award recipient will be recognized at this year’s FSHD Connect conference in Las Vegas.
- First and last name of the nominee.
- Address, phone, and email of the nominee.
- Tell us why the nominee deserves this award (200 words).
- Provide up to 3 references (include contact information) who can speak to the nominee’s accomplishments.