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ASC Lifetime Achievement Award

The Associated Schools of Construction ASC Lifetime Achievement Award is given annually to individual(s) who have made significant lifelong contributions to construction education. It recognizes the exemplary efforts of individuals who have worked throughout their career to develop and advance construction education…through sharing of ideas/ knowledge, inspiration, guidance and/or the promotion of excellence in curricula, teaching, research and service. This award includes complimentary conference registration, compensation for travel and hotel to the annual conference at which the award is presented, and a plaque.  Upon being awarded, this individual will receive lifetime complimentary conference registration for all future conferences they attend.

ASC Excellence in Teaching Award

The Associated Schools of Construction ASC Excellence in Teaching Award is made annually to one untenured or tenure track faculty member chosen from the ASC Regional Teaching Awards.

Eligibility

Must be a recipient of the ASC Regional Teaching Award and be able to demonstrate a beginning of service or potential to the ASC beyond that of their respective region activities (e.g. annual conference attendance, organizational and/or management committees as per ASC Operating Procedures, editor for one of the ASC publications, member of IJCER/Proceeding/CMCB editorial board/reviewer, etc.).

Application/ Nominations

It is the responsibility of that Regional Director to submit the application.  Each Region Director is allowed to submit only one nomination from their respective Regional Teaching Award pool after they have completed their regional meeting.

Screening and Award

The final selection will be made by the Awards Committee prior to the ASC Annual International Conference.  Applications will be evaluated on the faculty member’s contribution to construction education, excellence in teaching, dedication to the construction profession, and any initial services provided to the international Associated Schools of Construction. The Award will be presented at the Annual International Conference and is limited to one annually. The Award recipient must be in attendance to accept the Award.

Award limit: One recipient per year

Mail application to:

The Regional Director will forward the completed application to the Operations Manager.  The application is to the documents from the ASC Regional Teaching Award application.

Attachment:

Associated Schools of Construction National Excellence Teaching Award Application    DOC   PDF

ASC Outstanding Educator Award

The Associated Schools of Construction ASC Outstanding Educator Award is made annually to a faculty member from a four-year ASC member school. This award recognizes the faculty member's contribution to construction education, excellence in teaching, national/international service to the  Associated Schools of Construction, and dedication to the construction profession.

Eligibility

Any current full-time faculty member with a minimum of 7 years teaching experience from an Associated Schools of Construction member school. As this is awarded by the ASC Board of Directors, the nominee must have provided service to the ASC beyond that of their respective region activities (e.g. organizational and/or management committees as per ASC Operating Procedures, held an office, editor for one of the ASC publications, member of IJCER/Proceeding/CMCB editorial board/reviewer, etc.).   

Nominations

A faculty member may be nominated by students, colleagues, him/herself or any other person familiar with the faculty member's qualifications. All nominations shall be forwarded to the respective Regional Director. 

Screening and Award

Each region can forward only one name from that respective region. Each nomination for this award shall be forwarded to the respective Regional Director 5 days prior to the regional meeting, with complete package per operating procedures. A decision will be made at the regional meeting regarding which nomination to advance. Via vote, or other consensus measuring mechanism, this single name should be forwarded by the Regional Director from that respective region to the Operations Manager of the ASC within 5 days following the regional meeting.

The Board, upon receipt of the recommendations from the Regional Directors, considers each nominee for designation as an Outstanding Educator. The ASC Board of Directors will receive, review, and vote on all nominations. The Award recipient(s) will be announced at the ASC Annual International Conference and the recipient must be in attendance to accept the Award.

Award limit: An annual maximum of one recipient per region.

Mail Application to:

Initially to the Regional Director.  Regional Director then forwards the selected application to the Operations Manager.

Attachment:

Associated Schools of Construction Outstanding Educator Award Application DOC   PDF

ASC Outstanding Researcher Award

The Associated Schools of Construction ASC Outstanding Researcher Award is made annually to a research faculty member(s) of a four-year ASC member. This award recognizes the faculty member's quality research and contribution to the dissemination of scholarly work within the ASC community, and for service to the Associated Schools of Construction.

Eligibility

Any current full-time faculty member with at least 7 years of quality research within one of the Associated Schools of Construction’s member school As this is awarded by the ASC Board of Directors, the nominee must also have provided service to the ASC beyond that of their respective region activities (e.g. Research Committee as per ASC Operating Procedures, held an office, worked as an editor for one of the ASC publications, member of IJCER/Proceeding/CMCB editorial board, etc.)

Nominations

A faculty member may be nominated by students, colleagues, him/herself or any other person familiar with the faculty member's qualifications. All nominations shall be forwarded to the respective Regional Director.

Screening and Award

Each region can forward only one name from that respective region. Each nomination for this award shall be forwarded to the respective Regional Director 5 days prior to the regional meeting, with a completed application. A decision will be made at the regional meeting regarding which nomination to advance. Via vote, or other consensus measuring mechanism, this single name should be forwarded by the Regional Director from that respective region to the Operations Manager of the ASC within 5 days following the regional meeting.

The Board, upon receipt of the recommendations from the Regional Directors, considers each nominee for designation as an Outstanding Researcher. The ASC Board of Directors will receive and review all nominations. The Award recipient(s) will be announced at the ASC Annual International Conference and the recipient must be in attendance to accept the Award.

Award limit: An annual maximum of one recipient per region.

Mail Application to:

Initially to the Regional Director.  Regional Director then forwards the selected application to the Operations Manager.

Attachment: Associated Schools of Construction Outstanding Researcher Award Application DOC

PDF

ASC Regional Teaching Award

The Associated Schools of Construction ASC Regional Teaching Award is made annually to untenured or tenure track faculty, with two to six years of teaching experience at an ASC member school. This award recognizes the faculty member's contribution to construction education, excellence in teaching, service to the Associated Schools of Construction and dedication to the construction profession.

Eligibility

Any non-tenured or tenure track faculty member with a minimum of two years teaching experience from an ASC member school and who has provided service to the ASC at the regional level.

Applications/Nominations

Application must comply with this operating procedure. See attachment below.

A faculty member may be nominated by students, colleagues, him/herself or any other person familiar with the faculty member's qualifications.

Screening and Award

Every member school can submit applicants per the requirements listed in this operating procedure. Applications should be sent directly to the Regional Director five (5) days prior to the scheduled regional meeting. A decision will be made at the regional meeting regarding which nomination to advance. At the completion of the regional meeting, the Regional Director will forward to the ASC Operations Manager those awarded the Regional Excellence Teaching Award. The number of these awards from each region can be more than one.

In addition, the Regional Director will forward only one nomination from their respective ASC Regional Excellence in Teaching Award pool for the final selection by the Awards Committee for the ASC National Excellence in Teaching Award. See Operating Procedure 07A for more details for the ASC National Excellence in Teaching Award. This award will be limited to one annually from those forwarded from all the regions. The Award recipient(s) will be announced at the ASC Annual International Conference and the recipient must be in attendance to accept the Award.

Award limit: Determined by region.

Mail Application to: The Regional Director.

Attachment: Associated

Schools of Construction Regional Excellence Teaching Award Application DOC

PDF

For further information on awards, please refer to the operating procedures.