2019 Inaugural Oklahoma Community Health Centers Vanguard Award

This year OKPCA is seeking nominations for a new honor, the Oklahoma Community Health Centers Vanguard Award. The intent of the Vanguard Award is to recognize a pioneer who has been a key figure in the development of community health center work throughout Oklahoma and/or a trailblazer whose innovation and inspiration has shaped the landscape of our state’s community health center movement.

The deadline for submitting your nomination is Monday, September 30 by 5:00 PM CST. The winner will be recognized at the OKPCA Awards of Excellence Luncheon at our 2019 Annual Conference.

 

OK CHC Vanguard Award Nominee




This essay should touch on the person’s role as either a pioneer in the development of community health center work in Oklahoma, or it should speak to the person’s efforts to blaze trails to move the state’s health centers in a new and positive direction. Nominees most suitable for this honor will have demonstrated impact among more than one health center, region, population, or audience. It is recommended that the written essay not exceed two, single-spaced pages