Awards and Applications 

Awards Summary

 

Young Professional of the Year Award (New in 2022)

Do you know a young environmental health professional deserving of recognition? The recipient of the award has been designated by TEHA to receive a special award in recognition of his or her outstanding accomplishment(s) to the environmental health profession within the first five years of employment. The deadline for applications for this award is July 1.

Application

 

I.E. Scott Award

Each year, the I E Scott Awards Committee will accept nominations for the I E Scott Award to recognize individuals for a career of outstanding contributions to the Environmental Health Profession.  Criteria have been established by the I E Scott Awards Committee and approved by the Governing Council.  Candidates and recipients must be a current member of the association.  In addition, the winder of the I E Scott Award shall also be nominated for the Meritorious Service Award given by the National Environmental Health Association.

I.E. Scott History and Nominating Process

 Application

Thomas E. (Tom) Edmonson Meritorious Award

Each year, Chapter Presidents may present to the Committee on Awards, one nomination for the Thomas E. Edmonson Meritorious Award to recognize an individual for a career of outstanding service to the Texas Environmental Health Association.  Recipient must be a current member of the association.

Tom Edmonson History and Nominating Process

 Application

Meritorious Service Awards

Chapter Presidents may present to the Committee on Awards, one nominee for Chapter Meritorious Service and Industry Meritorious Service.

                   Ruth Hendy Award of Excellence

TEHA will accept applications for the Ruth Hendy Award of Excellence in Food Safety Award to recognize entities that achieve a high degree of professionalism and commitment to the communities they serve.  

To apply for the "Ruth Hendy Award of Excellence"  applicants must submit a description of their food and beverage sanitation program, covering activity over the past year in which sustained improvements and excellence are demonstrated.  To be considered for the Ruth Hendy Award of Excellence, an applicant must submit justification in all categories

Ruth Hendy Award of Excellence Purpose

Application