The Southern District Scholar Award promotes and stimulates scholarly activity among professionals representing the various disciplines within the field; recognizes senior level scholars who have made and continue to make significant contributions to the profession; and designates the Southern District Scholar for the ensuing year.
Is a member of AAHPERD and the respective state association;
Achieved a commendable record of scholarly productions and presentations;
Is currently producing scholarship;
Is capable of synthesizing phenomena and communicating facts appropriate to the membership; and
Is willing to assume duties and responsibilities as a Southern District Scholar