We are proud to open the nomination process for the OAC’s 2014 Annual Awards that will be presented on Saturday evening, September 27th, at the 3rd Annual Your Weight Matters National Convention in Orlando, FL.

OAC’s Annual Awards Program honors outstanding OAC members and volunteers for their tireless efforts to help individuals affected by obesity through education, advocacy and support. Our members truly drive the successes of the OAC, and we are excited to celebrate the individuals that have made a direct impact in advancing the goals and mission of the OAC.

During the awards ceremony, held in conjunction with the 2014 National Convention in Orlando, we will present seven awards in key areas of focus for the OAC. A complete list of the awards to be presented may be found to the right. Of the seven awards, four are open to the membership to submit nominations. The remaining award recipients will be selected by the OAC Nominating Committee (see right to view members).

If you know someone who is deserving of one or more of the OAC’s awards, we encourage you to submit a nomination using the below links. Self-nominations are also welcomed and accepted.

Annual Awards Open for Nomination

Deadline to Submit Your Nomination: Friday, August 15

Candidates for the below awards are nominated by the OAC membership and will be submitted for final review by the OAC Nominating Committee. Self-nominations are accepted. The description, qualifications and criteria for review are available once you click the link provided for the respective award. The deadline to submit a nomination is Friday, August 15. 

We hope you submit a nomination for the OAC’s Annual Awards and invite you to join us in Orlando for the presentation. Here are the details of this year’s Awards Ceremony:

Saturday, September 27
7:00 pm – Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld

Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld
6677 Sea Harbor Drive
Orlando, Florida 32821

Plated Sit-down Dinner
Tickets to the 3rd Annual OAC Awards Dinner are included in Full Convention Registration and can also be purchased separately. To learn more about registering for the Convention and this event, please visit the official Convention Web site at www.YWMConvention.com.

Past Recipients

To view past award winners, please click the approprate year below:

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