Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award
The highest honor the Academy bestows on one of its members for contributions to the Academy through extensive, active participation and service at all levels of the Academy.
Lenna Frances Cooper Lecture
Honors an Academy member who has been recognized as a notable and inspiring speaker.
Awarded to up to three non-members every year based on their professional knowledge, technical expertise and promotion of the Academy's mission, vision and values.
Honors Academy members who have shown dedication to the high standards of the dietetics profession through active participation, leadership and devotion to serving others in dietetics and allied health fields.
The Trailblazer Award recognizes exceptional leaders who have advanced the science at the nexus of nutrition dietetics and food science for at least five years.
Media Excellence Award
Presented to an individual reporter, publication or program for consistent, high-quality nutrition reporting.
Excellence in Practice Awards
Recognizing outstanding registered dietitians and dietetic technicians, registered, who have demonstrated innovation, creativity and leadership in a specific area of practice.
- Clinical Practice
- Community Dietetics
- Consultation and Business Practice
- Dietetic Education
- Dietetic Research
- Dietetic Technician, Registered
- Management Practice