AAHPERD Program by National Association
Awards & Socials
AAPAR Recognizing Outstanding Leaders Social
Attend AAPAR's fun-filled Awards Evening and honor fellow colleagues and AAPAR leaders who have made significant contributions to the profession. Great food and drinks!
Claudine Sherrill Awards Breakfast
Hosted by AAPAR's Adapted Physical Activity Council, this popular ticketed event honors the dedicated pioneers and current leading edge professionals in adapted physical education and activity. Sponsored in part by Flaghouse.
Julian W. Smith Honor Award Lecture
AAPAR's Council for Adventure & Outdoor Education/Recreation presents this award in recognition of his/her significant achievements in teaching youth the skills, knowledge, and attitudes required for lifelong enjoyment of the outdoors.
24th Annual CAAD Symposium on Research on Aging
The Herbert de Vries Award is given for distinguished research in aging. Other Council on Aging & Adult Development awards are presented, including the Outstanding Young Researcher award.
J.B. Nash Scholar Lecture
J.B. Nash, a former AAHPERD president and leader in recreation education, believed that recreation should bring out the best in people and closer to a spiritual life. One of the most prestigious in the recreation profession, the award will honor a special AAHPERD member.