Each year, AAIDD honors a select number of individuals and groups who have made outstanding contributions to the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities. A call for nominations is made each fall, and awards are presented at the Association's annual meeting.
Awards Presented at the 138th Annual Meeting of AAIDD
in Orlando, Florida.
Dybwad Humanitarian Award: Sheryl White Scott, MD
Early Career Award: Julie Lounds Taylor, PhD
Education Award: Jan Rosemergy, PhD
International Award: Claudia Claes, PhD
Media Award: Positive Expose: The Spirit of Difference
Service Award: Elise McMillan, JD
Student Award: Dora Raymaker, MS
Presidential Awards: Todd D. Little, PhD and Karrie A. Shogren, PhD
Download the 2014 Awards Program