SGS Awards

Media Award

Criteria (Must be completed for all nominations)

  • Any media is eligible for the award, although their contribution should be to further understanding of aging in the region.
  • The product may be a single effort or part of a continuing series.
  • The media product should have been produced within one (1) year of the nomination date.
  • The nomination must indicate how the media product contributes to the mission of SGS.
  • A PDF version of the media product, or a link to an online version, must be submitted with the application. If you choose to provide the PDF version then the document will need to be available on the computer you are using to submit this nomination.
  • Nominee may be identified through previous recognition by local, state and/or national groups, or by volunteer groups.
  • 3 letters of support in Microsoft Word or PDF format. These documents will need to be available on the computer you are using to submit this nomination.
  • A document stating the Basis for Nomination in Microsoft Word or PDF format. This document will need to be available on the computer you are using to submit this nomination.

If the above criteria has been met and you have all necessary information and supporting documentation you can submit your nomination for this award by filling out the form below.

Nominations For This Award Will Open October 1, 2017
The Nomination Form will be available immediately below this message box.


Previous Award Winners

  • 2017 – "Health Beat Newsletter"
    Becky Watson, Music for Wellness
  • 2016 – National Alliance for Caregiving
    Gail Gibson Hunt, President & CEO
  • 2015 – "Age in Action" & "Small Steps to Health and Wealth"
  • 2014 – "Getting our Hearts Right"
    Dr. H. Wallace Goddard, Dr. James P. Marshall, Candace Carrera
  • 2013 – "Endless Gardening"
    LaVona Traywick, Jessica Vincent, Rosemary Rodibaugh, Julie Thompson
  • 2012 – "Outreach NC"
    Editor: Carrie Frye
  • 2011 – Video/CD: "Fit in 10"
    Producer: LaVona Traywick, University of Arkansas
  • 2010 – Print Media: "Age in Action"
    Virginia Center on Aging - Producer: Ed Ansello
  • 2006 – Video/CD: "Neighbors Growing Together"
    Producer: Erica Husser