Linguistic Service Award Nomination Survey

First presented in 2007, this award honors members of the LSA who have performed distinguished service to the Society. This service might take various forms, for example: Extended time devoted to tasks in the service of the Society; extraordinary uncompensated service to the Society; or brief service resulting in substantial cost savings for the Society. Development of materials for publicizing the field or the activities of the Society. Nominees and nominators must be current LSA members.

Nominations of women and underrepresented ethnic minorities are particularly encouraged.

Next Nomination Deadline
A preliminary nomination consisting of the nominee's name, CV and/or website URL, must be received no later than August 1, 2021. The purpose of a preliminary nomination is to alert the Awards Committee of your intent, and to offer early assistance in helping you prepare a successful nomination. Following receipt of a preliminary nomination, you will be contacted directly with additional details about the kinds of assistance available.

A final nomination, consisting of a nomination form and a brief citation that can be read at the presentation of the award, must be received by September 1, 2021.

All nominees must be current members of the LSA.

Final Nomination Form
In the final nomination form, you will be asked to address the following areas. For each area, you will be asked to provide the information requested or explain why it does not apply to this nomination. Be aware that failure to address one or more of the areas may negatively impact your nomination.The Nomination Form should include discussion of career history, particularly as relevant to linguistic service; discussion of service to the LSA: (e.g. committee participation, promotion efforts, office service). Specific details of contributions and time commitments are helpful; and discussion of contributions to language and linguistics beyond the LSA.

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* 1. Your name

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* 2. Your email address

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* 3. Your LSA membership status

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* 4. This nomination is a