Paul Van Riper Award for Excellence and Service
The award is given to an ASPA member who has made significant contributions both as an academic and practitioner. Award recipients will have distinguished themselves through their current active engagement in and contributions to developing the public service of the future. Special consideration will be accorded nominees with at least two of the following attributes:
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No more than one individual may be selected for the award annually.
- A distinguished professional and nationally recognized leader who is actively and continuously engaged in contributing significantly to the practice and study of public administration throughout the 10 years preceding nomination for the award
- An exceptional innovator in the practice and/or study of personnel administration and human resource development, with a focus on meeting the "human capital" challenges of the 21st century
- An outstanding contributor for at least 10 years of service to ASPA, including previous recognition for exemplary service through an ASPA-affiliated national, section or chapter award
This award may not be given every year.
Kenneth J. Meier
No award given
Montgomery Van Wart
Jonathan P. West
Dr. Pan Suk Kim
Albert C. Hyde
Laurence E. Lynn, Jr.
Patricia W. Ingraham