Awards
As members of the California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, it is our responsibility to recognize exceptional professionals that deserve acknowledgment for their outstanding achievement and service to the profession and to CAHPERD. The three CAHPERD Award categories for exemplary leadership and meritorious contributions are: Verne Landreth Award, Honor Award, and Phyllis A. Blatz Exemplary Leadership Award. You may download copies of the criteria and nomination forms from this web page or you may contact the CAHPERD office for the applications.

Association Award Descriptons:

Verne Landreth Award

Must be a member of CAHPERD and exemplifies the highest achievement in service, research, teaching, or administration and exhibits outstanding leadership in their profession. Must be 40 years of age or over, a member of CAHPERD for ten or more years, and a former Honor Award recipient.  

Honor Award

Must be a member of CAHPERD and have ten or more years of service in school, college, or community programs. The candidate must be 35 years of age or older and exemplifies the spirit of devoted service to the profession. Has made an outstanding and noteworthy contribution to the advancement of health, physical education, recreation or dance in California. 

Phyllis A. Blatz Exemplary Leadership Award

Must have fifteen (15) or more years of service to CAHPERD. Leadership at all levels, including local, regional, district and state, and currently holds collaboration with affiliated groups. Service may include all elected, appointed and/or staff positions. Candidates have provided leadership in a variety of capacities. Such meritorious leadership has enhanced the viability of said program or service and or has strengthen the credibility of the Association.

Verne Landreth
Award
Honor
Award
Phyllis A. Blatz
Leadership Award

LINKS TO OTHER CAHPERD AWARDS

Listings of past reciipients of these awards can be viewed on the Division or Section pages.
ADAPTED P. E. SECTION

Student Scholarships and Awards
Cultural Diversity Student Scholarship
Julius Spizzirri Student Scholarship

DANCE DIVISION
DIVERSITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE SECTION
HEALTH EDUCATION DIVISION
LEADERSHIP AND ADMINISTRATION

PHYSICAL EDUCATION DIVISION

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