Alberta College of Social Workers

Honouring Our Own

2018 Awards (to be presented at ACSW Conference 2019)

 

John Graham Hutton
Memorial Award
for Social Action/Policy

Excellence in
Social Work Practice

Clinical Social Work Practice
(2018 Commences)

Tera Dahl Lang
Memorial Award for
Wise Indigenous
Social Work Practice

Honourary Membership

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

 Previous Awardees


John Graham Hutton
Memorial Award
for Social Action/Policy
 

Excellence in
Social Work Practice 

Clinical Social Work Practice
(2018 Commences)

Tera Dahl Lang
Memorial Award for
Wise Indigenous
Social Work Practice
(2018 Commences)

Honourary Membership



Awards 2018 - Call for Nominations - Nominations for 2018 Awards Now Open!

ACSW members are invited to submit nominations for the following awards:

The John Graham Hutton Memorial Award for Social Action/Policy recognizes a Registered Social Worker in good standing who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession of social work and the community through social action/policy.

John Graham Hutton Memorial Award Nomination Package


The ACSW Award for Excellence in Social Work Practice recognizes Registered Social Workers in good standing who have exhibited exemplary skills and commitment to the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the ACSW in a variety of practice settings.

ACSW Award for Excellence in Social Work Practice Nomination Package



Clinical Social Work Practice Award is presented to a Registered Social Worker who has exhibited exemplary leadership/skils/commitment to the advancement of clinical social work and continuing excellence in clinical competence, ethical practice, and respect for diversity.

ACSW Clinical Social Work Practice Nomination Package



Tera Dahl Lang Memorial Award for Wise Indigenous Social Work Practice
is presented to a Registered Social Worker who has demonstrated exemplary leadership and commitment to the advancement of Indigenous ways of knowing and continuing excellence in Wise Indigenous Social Work practice.

Tera Dahl Lang Memorial Award for Wise Indigenous Social Work Practice Nomination Package



Honourary Memberships
may be awarded to a person or group that has made a significant contribution to the values and ideals inherent in the profession of social work and who have advanced the goals of the ACSW. Nominees in this category are not Registered Social Workers.

Honourary Membership Nomination Package


All nominations must be submitted to the ACSW office by February 22, 2019 .

Nomination Package should include:

  • Fully completed Nomination Form
    • Two RSW nominators in good standing
    • Letter(s) outlining reasons for specific award nomination
  • Current resume of nominee
  • Relevant supporting documentation

Email: ACSW@acsw.ab.ca
FAX: (780) 421-1168

The Nominations and Recruitment Committee will review the nominees and make recommendations regarding award recipients to Council for approval. The awards will be presented at the Awards Luncheon in Calgary at the annual awards luncheon located at the BMO Centre, Palomino Room D on April 5, 2019.

For further information contact the ACSW office at (780) 421-1167 or 1-800-661-3089 and ask for the Executive Assistant.

 
ACSW Awards Policy - Approved by Council December 7, 2018