Adapted PE/Activity Program of the Year Award

The Adapted PE/PA Program of the Year honors an exemplary community based program that focuses on improving the physical capacity of individuals with disabilities through education, sport and community activities.

Eligibility
  • Program coordinator must be a member of SHAPE America and the APE/PA Special Interest Group.
  • Must be a community based program that focuses on improving the physical capacity of individuals with disabilities through education, sport and community activities.
Award Criteria

The program must:

  • Demonstrate dedication to providing physical education, activity or recreational opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
  • Be developmentally appropriate for the population it serves.
  • Challenge traditional thought and encourage creative thinking related to individuals with disabilities.
  • Foster inclusion and advocate for people with disabilities.

To Submit a Nomination:

Read the general requirements. Include the following in the award submission:

  • Curriculum vita (CV) not to exceed 10 pages. Reviewers will not read more than 10 pages.
  • Two (2) letters of support from nominators. Letters should specifically address the criteria for the award and how the person qualifies.
  • Biographical sketch (250-300 words)


Submit via email to: awards@shapeamerica.org


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