CDC Childhood Immunization Champion Award
The CDC Childhood Immunization Champion Award is an annual award that recognizes local immunization champions for their outstanding work in the area of childhood immunization. A CDC Immunization Champion will be selected from each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
- Read the award criteria, and identify a champion to nominate.
- Download the nomination packet.
- Complete the nomination packet and review the checklist for submitting nominations.
- Submit completed nominations to:
Minnesota Department of Health
625 N. Robert St.
PO Box 64975
St. Paul, MN 55164
Nominations are now closed.
Awardees will be announced during National Infant Immunization Week, April 26 - May 3, 2014.
Champions can include coalition members, parents, health care professionals (e.g., physicians, nurses, physicians’ assistants, nurse practitioners, medical assistants, etc.), and other immunization leaders who meet the award criteria. State immunization program managers, state and federal government employees of health agencies, individuals who have been affiliated with and/or employed by pharmaceutical companies and those who have already received the award are not eligible to apply.