The SC Campaign is Now Accepting Nominations for the Murray L. Vincent Award

April 16, 2012

The Murray L. Vincent Outstanding Prevention Professional Award is the highest and most distinguished award given by the South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy. In honor of Dr. Murray Vincent, the award recognizes an individual who has significantly impacted the prevent of adolescent pregnancy in South Carolina while exemplifying the characteristics of the award's namesake.  The annual award will be presented at the SC Campaign's Annual Summer Institute in June.  Recipients of the award will receive a $500 stipend to continue their prevention work and a lifetime scholarship to the Summer Institute.  
  • Nominees must be a resident of South Carolina or demonstrate that they have made a significant impact on youth in South Carolina through regional or national work.
  • Nominees must be recognized and known for exhibiting characteristics exemplified by Dr. Vincent:

¨A true passion for the prevention of teenpregnancy and a role model for others;

¨A history of making a difference in the lives ofyoung people through health education;

¨A dedication to ensuring that all young peoplein South Carolina receive high-quality, comprehensive, age-appropriatesexuality education;

¨A record of high personal and professionalstandards and excellence in their profession.

·Nominees must demonstrate a history of service,leadership and high quality program delivery.

Nominations are due by May 25, 2012.

Click here to fill out a nominee application.

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