American Medical Technologists (AMT) > Awards

Award selections are announced each year at the AMT Annual Meeting.

AMT is now taking nominations for 2021 state and national awards. Criteria for each award is here. Online nomination forms are available to state and national leaders through the state resources portal. Deadline for all submissions is December 1. Questions? Email us at awards@americanmedtech.org

Award Winners

AMT recognizes members who have made a positive impact for AMT and their profession.

Past Recognitions

View past years AMT award winners.

National Awards

National Member of the Year

Awarded for outstanding active service the national level.

Special National Recognition Awards

Special national awards for outstanding AMT members.

Exceptional Merit Awards

This award recognizes outstanding activity and service to AMT and its members at both the state and national levels. Nominated by the state society.

Distinguished Achievement Awards

The Distinguished Achievement Award recognizes outstanding service to AMT and its members at the state level. Award recipients are nominated by the state society.

Going the Extra Mile (GEM) Awards

The GEM award (for “going the extra mile”) recognizes those members who have recently relinquished an important, national-level, AMT appointive office or position of leadership after many years of distinguished service.

Pillar Awards

Pillar awarded to longtime members who have worked faithfully in their state societies and have compiled a long track record of service to AMT at the state level but who are eliminated from consideration from national awards simply because they have already received them. Limited to those individuals who received national Distinguished Achievement Awards at least five years prior to 2001.

Legacy Tribute Awards

This award recognizes, posthumously, outstanding volunteer leaders within AMT who have recently passed away.

Silver Service Awards

Awarded to longtime members who have worked faithfully in their state societies and have compiled a long track record of service to AMT at the state level but who are eliminated from consideration for national awards simply because they have already received them. Limited to those individuals who received the national Exceptional Merit Award at least five years prior to 2001.

State Awards

Leona Lyons Carter Award

The Leona Lyons Carter Award is given to the AMT state society that has demonstrated significant organizational development in the past year.

2021 Student Awards

Awarded to a student who has shown outstanding achievements in allied health pursuits.

Outstanding Student Writing Awards

Awarded to students based on submission of an article on a topic in allied health.

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2nd Place

2nd Place

Past Student Awards Section

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