TSCPA's award programs recognize outstanding individuals for high performance, dedication to the profession or the community, and other achievements. Take this opportunity to nominate a colleague who merits special recognition.
For nominations that are currently being accepted, information is available below. To see a complete list of awards and past winners, click here.
Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award
This award recognizes a full-time or retired accounting educator who has made significant contributions through teaching as well as through active involvement in the profession. The winner is submitted for national consideration of the AICPA Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award. Nominations are being accepted through April 1, 2013.
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Discussion Leader Award
This award, established in 1998, recognizes the top continuing professional education discussion leaders who receive the highest average evaluations in a given year. Recipients must be TSCPA members with an evaluation score of at least 4.75 out of a possible score of 5 in the previous year.
Tennessee CPA Journal Article of the Year Award
This award acknowledges the journalistic skills of the author(s) of the article selected by the committee as the highest quality article published in the Tennessee CPA Journal in the previous year.
Outstanding CPA in Business & Industry Award
This award recognizes the contributions to the CPA profession of a CPA working outside of the public accounting realm. Nominees should be TSCPA members who have worked to blend information technology, financial decision-making and progressive management techniques, helping business move forward. Past Recipients
Public Service Award
This award acknowledges a TSCPA member who has distinguished him or herself in public service activities. The society is seeking nominations for those individuals known to be actively involved in their communities, whether in humanitarian, civic, government, church or professional activities. The TSCPA Public Service Award winner is submitted for national consideration of the AICPA Public Service Award. Nominations are being accepted through May 1, 2013.
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For more details on how to nominate an individual for any of these distinguished awards, please call the TSCPA Communications Department at 615/377-3825.