Do you know someone who is deserving of recognition in any of the categories below? Let the Autism Society of Maine recognize them with an award. The following are the categories that we honor. Please write no more than 1000 words of why you believe they should be honored. Provide us with this written statement along with the person’s name, address, email, and phone number. ASM will notify you (provide us your information) if this person is chosen and to be honored at our annual meeting.
Date to be announced. The meeting will be held online.
Award Nomination Form Deadline for submissions no later than August 22, 2022.
Professionals (not in the field of Autism, but contributing to it):
Any professional within their own field of expertise who contributes in any manner relative to individuals and/or families affected by ASD.
Example: Media person who wrote series or article on Autism, State Representative or Senator supporting Autism related bill etc.
Family Members or Persons with Autism:
To an individual with Autism or a family of an individual with Autism who has contributed to the community to enhance the lives of individuals with Autism.
Example: Promotes education or Autism acceptance to the local community, schools, or general public.
Professionals Providing Services:
Any professional practicing within the field that has devoted his/her service potential and opportunities to supporting, treating effectively providing services to individuals and families with ASD.
Example: Speech and Language Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Special Ed Teacher etc.