It's time to nominate the people and organizations who make NISA better!

These awards are given each year to recognize those who improve our experiences at NISA and in the community. Please read the award definitions carefully and nominate someone deserving.

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* 1. To begin: Please enter your full name

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* 2. We are accepting nominations only from NISA members. Are you a NISA member?

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* 3. The Mary Claire O’Brien Award is given in recognition of a member who:
  • exemplifies a joyful spirit, and
  • generously contributes to the well-being of NISA and the healing of its members.
The award is given to a member who is nominated by the Members.

Who do you believe lives up to these qualities in the NISA Membership?

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* 4. Tell us why you selected this person.

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* 5. The Karen Rebeiro Gruhl Award by the NISA membership to a service provider or organization who attends to the mental health needs of our community with a recovery-oriented practice, focusing on the individual’s unique journey and valuing hope, inclusion, self-determination and meaningful engagement with the community.

Do you know of another organization or a person OUTSIDE of NISA who deserves to be recognized for their excellent support? Who is it?

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* 6. Tell us why they deserve to be recognized. Provide a specific example that shows how they meet the goals of this award.

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