EDRA Career, Service, Achievement and Organization Awards
Nominations for the 2020 EDRA Awards are now being accepted. Deadline extended to February 29th, 2020
In 1977, the Board of Directors established the EDRA Career Award to honor the accomplishments of distinguished members who had made substantial contributions to the discipline of environment and behavior research over their careers. This award was joined later by the EDRA Service Award and the EDRA Achievement Award, to recognize other ways in which contributions to the field have been made. In addition to the individual awards, EDRA's Organization Award was established to recognize organizations whose work contributes to EDRA's mission.
The EDRA Career Award is given in recognition of a career of sustained and significant contributions to environment design research, practice, or teaching. Candidates must be current EDRA members in good standing.
The EDRA Service Award is given in recognition of a specific contribution of service to the field or the organization that advances the field of environmental design research.
The EDRA Achievement Award is given in recognition of a specific contribution or achievement that advances the field of environmental design research through the generation of knowledge, public service, or professional practice, for the coherent recognizable body of work or activities by an individual or group.
The EDRA Organization Award is given in recognition of an organization whose work contributes to EDRA's mission to “facilitate the creation of environments that are responsive to human needs” and to encourage closer collaboration with them in the future.
How to Submit a Nomination
To submit a nomination for the awards, provide the following:
- A nomination packet (not more than 20 pages and 5MB). Each award type has specific requirements – for more details, see the award-specific nomination guidelines above.
- A short bio of the nominee(s) (for the Career, Service, and Achievement Awards)
All nominations must be submitted
via the online forms below. Deadline has been extended to February 29th, 2020
Career Award Nomination Form
Service Award Nomination Form
Achievement Award Nomination Form
Organization Award Nomination Form