Ohio TESOL Service Award
(George Hertrich Service Award)
This award is to acknowledge outstanding service to Ohio TESOL. This award recognizes contributions to the professionalism of our membership and dedication to furthering the ideals of Teaching English as a Second Language. Click here to see past award winners.
The purpose of this award is to honor an Ohio TESOL member for outstanding service to Ohio TESOL and to the profession.
The nominee must be a member of Ohio TESOL and must have at least five years of experience in the ESL field. Current members of the Executive Board are not eligible.
The award will show recognition for contributions to the professionalism of our membership and dedication to furthering the ideals of Teaching English as a Second Language.
The nominations will be reviewed by the Ohio TESOL Executive Board for evidence of the following:
- Contributions to Ohio TESOL
- Distinguished leadership
- Experience in the ESL field
- Service to the profession
The nominator must be an Ohio TESOL member who has direct knowledge of the nominee’s service to Ohio TESOL and to the profession.
The nominator must write a letter of nomination stating why he or she feels that the nominee is worthy of the award and should be recognized on a state-wide basis. The nominator should provide information that addresses the criteria listed above, and shows the nominee to be an individual who should be recognized for excellence. The nomination should include the nominee’s biographical sketch and professional background.
Nominations for this award must include the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and/or e-mail addresses of the nominee and the nominator.
Nominations should be submitted online to the Awards Chairperson of Ohio TESOL. The Awards Chairperson of Ohio TESOL shall bring the nomination to the fall Executive Board meeting for consideration. Selection will be made by the Executive Board and the results announced at the annual fall conference.
Nomination forms may be submitted by this link http://goo.gl/forms/BKod9IhN2Y
The nomination must be received by September 15, 2017.