Call for Awards – Nominate a Public Health Hero


The awards committee of the Georgia Public Health Association is now accepting nominations for GPHA annual awards, including the distinguished Sellers-McCroan Award, to be presented during our annual conference in May 2022.

This is a great opportunity to recognize a colleague, group, or organization for excellence in protecting and promoting the health of Georgia residents.

Click the link below to download the nomination forms for all awards.

Nomination Forms

Please take the time to read through the criteria and consider taking this wonderful opportunity to broadly recognize staff, partners, and advocates for excellence in public health. The Sellers-McCroan Award particularly recognizes an individual or group whose work has had significant impact on epidemiology and/or laboratory services at the state, district, or county levels; in academia; or in hospitals. All nominations must be completed on the form provided and submitted as an attachment electronically.

The deadline for submission for all awards is Friday, January 28, 2022, 5:00pm. There will be NO deadline extension.

Please attach a headshot and short biography along with the nomination form. Incomplete nominations will not be accepted.

Email completed Legacy, Sellers-McCroan, and Section Award nomination forms to: Awards@gapha.org.