AMTA-IL Chapter Awards Program

Request for Recognition Recommendations for the AMTA-IL Chapter

Submission Deadline: Jan 3-Feb 20, 2022
Recipients Recognition Ceremony during IL State Conference: March 12, 2022

Annual Recognition offers the opportunity to celebrate the outstanding work of Massage Therapists in Illinois.  Now is your chance to express the acknowledgement of a comrade, an educator, student or yourself who has contributed to the whole of our Massage Therapy Profession.

Here are the Nominating Recognition Categories:

Meritorious

To openly honor an AMTA-IL Chapter Member, acknowledging diligent volunteerism done in a generous manner and deserving of National recognition. Recipient must be an active AMTA-IL member. They will be honored at National Conference and they will receive travel expense, per diem, and two-days stay.

Distinguished Service

To openly honor and acknowledge an individual or group who has contributed significantly to the Growth and Continuity our Massage Therapy Profession through Chapter Growth, Community Outreach, Research, Government Relations, Media and/or other Worthy Venues. Recipient can be a part of the larger massage community; not required to be an AMTA-IL member.

Humanitarian

To openly honor and acknowledge the “heart” of massage in action by an individual or group that has served a particular group of people in need (ie: veterans, working with cancer survivors or helping homeless, etc.), going above and beyond with a compassionate heart. Recipient can be a part of the larger massage community; not required to be an AMTA-IL member.

Student of the Year

To openly honor a Student who has provided exceptional accomplishments in one or more of the following areas: 1) Community Building, 2) Community Volunteerism, or 3) Educational Advancement. Must be a Student at the time of service. Recipient can be of the larger massage community; not required to be an AMTA-IL member.

Educator of the Year

To openly honor and acknowledge a Massage Therapy Educator who has provided inspiration and respectful leadership for their students’ continual growth & knowledge. Recipient can be of the larger massage community; not required to be an AMTA-IL member.

How to Nominate

Use the online form below for your nominations.

Required fields are marked with an *

 

Please review the awards and corresponding descriptions before submitting your nomination.

Meritorious Award
Recipient must be an active AMTA-IL member. Acknowledging diligent volunteerism. Will be recognized at National Conference.

Distinguished Service
Not required to be an AMTA-IL member; To honor an individual or group who has contributed significantly to field of massage therapy.

Student of the Year
Must be a student at the time of service. Not required to be AMTA-IL member. Provided exceptional accomplishments in one or more of the following areas: 1) Community Building; 2) Community Volunteerism, or 3) Educational Advancement.

Educator of the Year
Not required to be an AMTA-IL member. To honor and acknowledge a Massage Therapy Educator who has provided inspiration and respectful leadership for their students’ continual growth and knowledge.

Optional Supporting Documentation: (Please include any letters of recommendation, testimonials and/or other materials that support the Nominee. This information is useful in determining the appropriate recipient.)

Please send nomination and supporting information to info@amta-il.org

Please send any supporting documents to info@amta-il.org. For more information call the Chapter Office 847-430-0203.