Roger Kaufman Award for Societal Impact

Purpose: To recognize the continuous achievement of measurable positive societal impact by an individual or organization.

Qualifying Criteria (for candidate to be considered)

  • Documented history of tangible/measurable positive societal results/impacts spanning at least five years.
  • Recognized contributions to the community and society (as documented through media, other awards, etc.).
  • If an individual, then has not served on the Board or as a fulltime member of the ISPI staff for at least three years prior to the date of presentation of award.
  • If Advocate or organizational member of ISPI, then no member of the organization can have served on the Board or as a fulltime member of the ISPI staff for at least three years prior to the date of presentation of award.

Distinguishing Criteria (for selection of candidates under consideration)

  • Has evidence of applying the principles of HPT through concepts, models, tools, or techniques.
  • Has significantly contributed to and supported others in creating positive societal results.
  • Has provided leadership in terms of guiding practice that results in positive societal consequences.
  • Has published or presented about their accomplishments.