Awards & Nominations


CV-Well 2021-2022 Awards Nominations Are Now Open!


CV-Well is offering three awards to recognize members who demonstrate outstanding contribution to the Dietetics profession, in the areas of Cardiovascular Health and Well-being:
  • Achievement Award
  • Excellence in Practice Award
  • Distinguished Scholar Award
Once you have reviewed the award details and criteria below, you can complete a nomination form. Self-nominations are permitted. The deadline to complete a nomination is April 22, 2022 at 5 PM (CT).

If you have any question regarding the awards or nominating a candidate, please send questions to CV-Well Nominating Committee Chair, Jennifer Burris, at burris.jen@gmail.com.

Achievement Award

This award recognizes a practitioner who has left a legacy to CV-Well and the dietetics profession through both a history of leadership and outstanding service.

Recognition & Benefits
• (1) $200 honorarium
• Complimentary CV-Well Symposium registration, 1-night housing, transportation, and incidentals. For any year that the symposium is not held, winners will receive complimentary CV-Well Symposium registration, 1-night housing, transportation, and incidentals the following year.
• *Travel expense guidelines will follow upon awarded.

View Past Winners

View Award & Selection Criteria Details

Nominate Now

Excellence in Practice Award

Each year CV-Well recognizes the outstanding practice of a CV-Well member in one of CV-Well’s three practice areas (Cardiovascular health/nutrition and/or wellness and well-being). The practice area in which the award is given rotates each year based on the nominated candidates. A member may receive the award for efforts as an individual, part of a group, or part of an organization. Practice may include clinical practice, public health practice, consulting/corporate practice, program development, research, publication, education, or volunteer practice.

Recognition & Benefits
• (1) $200 honorarium
• Complimentary CV-Well Symposium registration, 1-night housing, transportation, and incidentals. For any year that the symposium is not held, winners will receive complimentary CV-Well Symposium registration, 1-night housing, transportation, and incidentals the following year.
• *Travel expense guidelines will follow upon awarded.

View Past Winners

View Award & Selection Criteria Details

Nominate Now

Distinguished Scholar Award

This award recognizes an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to research or the practice of dietetics as a result of continued commitment to scholarship. This is not open for application every year, but is available if the nominating committee deems an appropriate individual(s) for recognition.

Recognition & Benefits
(1) $200 honorarium
• Complimentary CV-Well Symposium registration, 1-night housing, transportation, and incidentals. For any year that the symposium is not held, winners will receive complimentary CV-Well Symposium registration, 1-night housing, transportation, and incidentals the following year.
• *Travel expense guidelines will follow upon awarded.

View Past Winners

View Award & Selection Criteria Details

Nominate Now