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Awards Committee

Charge
Carry out all activities related to selection of the Notable Contributions to Accounting Literature Award recipients. Specifically:

Membership

  • New committee members are appointed annually by the AAA President.
  • Five committee members are appointed annually by the AICPA.
  • Every other year, an AICPA representative will chair the committee.

Meeting

  • The committee meets as needed.

Responsibilities

  • Nominations are to be submitted by January 31st to the Chair of the Screening Committee for the Notable and Distinguished Contributions Awards, either by email or regular mail.
  • The Screening Committee provides a set of nominees for the Selection Committee by March 1st
  • The committee will select award recipient(s) based on award criteria.
  • The Chair (AAA representative for 2010-2011) of the Selection Committee will send a congratulatory email/letter to the winner(s), and copy the AAA Awards Coordinator (Arlene Oliver) at awards@aaahq.org.
  • The Chair of the Selection Committee will notify the AAA Awards Coordinator of the winner at awards@aaahq.org by April 15th.
  • The AAA Awards Coordinator will notify the AAA President, Executive Committee Liaison, and the Executive Director of the winner.
  • After the winner(s) has been notified by the Chair of the Selection Committee, the AAA Awards Coordinator will collect biography information for the Annual Meeting Program.
  • The AAA Awards Coordinator will make the arrangements for ordering and shipping the award which will be presented by the Chair at the Annual Meeting.
  • A member of the AAA staff will notify the Chair of the Selection Committee, the AICPA representative, and awardee(s) with Annual Meeting onsite presentation instructions.
  • The Chair of the Selection Committee will write a short article (200 words or less) to be included in the FallAccounting Education News.This article should be sent to awards@aaahq.org no later than June 1st.
  • The Chair will have the opportunity three times every term-year to prepare and send a progress report which will be available for the Executive Committee to review at their next meeting. This report should include accomplishments and suggested modifications and should be sent to the AAA President, the committee’s Executive Committee Liaison, and staff liaison, Barbara Gutierrez (barbara.gutierrez@aaahq.org).

Chair

Sue Ravenscroft
AAA
Iowa State University
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