2017 Awards Nominations
The TCA Awards Committee is pleased to announce nominations are now being accepted for all statewide awards for 2017. The deadline is April 1, 2017. The following awards will be given at the TCA 2017 Conference.
This award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to TCA and/or to the profession of corrections. Contributions to the profession may include: Professional development (academics, training, programs, continuing education, or certification); years of service in the profession; support of the association (committee service, conference attendance, holding office, years of membership, volunteer efforts); publication, research, program development.
The award recognizes an individual who has made significant contirbutions over an extended period of time to the corrections profession. Nominations should include a description of the nominee's contributions to and impact on the field of corrections, and may include supportive materials such as articles and letters of recommendation.
The award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated effective advocacy for the rights of crime victims at the local, state or national level and who has exhibited understanding and compassion in his/her efforts on behalf of crime victims.