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Awards

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Professional Awards for 2018

Each year the NMAND membership has the opportunity to nominate outstanding Nutrition Professionals for awards to be presented at the NMAND Annual Conference. The following awards are presented each year:

OUTSTANDING DIETITIAN OF THE YEAR

Purpose of the Award: To recognize one member's outstanding contributions with the highest honor a state can pay to one of its members.

Selection Criteria: This individual must be a registered dietitian, an active member of NMAND and have made outstanding  contribution in one of more of the following areas: 1) a NMAND officer; 2) recruitment of people into the profession, including increasing public awareness  and visibility of NMAND or the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics;  3) furthering the profession by having published scientific research or by interpreting either nutrition or dietetics information through the mass media.

EMERGING DIETITIAN LEADER

Purpose of the Award:  To recognize the competence and activities of a registered dietitian of any age, who has made distinctive contributions to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics early in his/her career. The award encourages continued participation and leadership in the Academy at local, state and national levels.

Selection Criteria:  Member must be active in the national, state or district levels for at least 5 years, and have between 5 and 10 years in their professional career (excluding leave of absence). The award recognizes those who have not previously won The Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award.

RECOGNIZED YOUNG DIETITIAN OF THE YEAR

Purpose of the Award:   To recognize the competence and activities of a younger registered dietitian in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and encourage continued leadership in Academy affairs at local, state and national levels.

Selection Criteria This person must be 35 years of age or younger on May 1 and not previously awarded RYDY.  Important considerations are Academy membership with active participation and leadership as well as promoting optimal health and nutritional status for the population.

NEW MEXICO CHILE PEPPER AWARD

Purpose of the Award: To recognize an individual who is not a registered a dietitian, yet displays enthusiastic support for registered dietitians or supports the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ mission.

Selection Criteria: Any individual who promotes the vision and mission of the New Mexico dietitians in either their personal or professional life.

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Student Scholarships

The New Mexico Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (NMAND) has two $750 scholarships available for nutrition students in New Mexico.  See the Student Section tab for more information.

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