NJPRA Annual Awards Nominations

The Alan Lunt Consumer Advocate Award

Alan Lunt was a staunch advocate of services for not only himself, but others who were in various phases of their recovery. NJPRA celebrates Alan’s years of dedication to the field of Psychiatric Rehabilitation and working in advocacy with this annual award.           

The Alan Lunt Consumer Advocate Award is given to a person in recovery. This person must show outstanding advocacy efforts in the field of psychiatric rehabilitation for people in recovery, families and/or services for people in recovery. All recipients should be either individual/advocate members or part of an organizational member of NJPRA.

 To nominate someone for this award, please complete form (click here). Deadline for nominations is October 24, 2016 


Mohammad Shafiq Award

NJPRA recognizes the enduring contributions made by Mohammad Shafiq, a founding member and past president of NJPRA, to the New Jersey Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association and to persons with lived experience of psychiatric illness.

This award will pay tribute to Shafiq by honoring organizations and/or programs that exemplify the practice and provision of psychiatric rehabilitation services in New Jersey.

The Shafiq Award will be presented at this year's Annual Conference. All nominees must be present to be considered for this award. Mark the date on your calendar!

Anyone may make the nomination based on the 6 criteria listed on the form Click here to complete the form.

If you are submitting a paper form please send to: NJPRA/Nominating, fax# (973) 450-1189 or email to Diane Piagesi-­‐Zett at nominating@njpra.org. Deadline for submission is October 26, 2015.