Awards

Each year the College recognizes its members' outstanding contributions to the field of rheumatology through an awards program.

ACR Awards

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Awards of Distinction
Consider nominating an exceptional colleague or mentor for an ACR Award of Distinction.

Submit Award Nomination

Master Designation
Recognition as a Master of the American College of Rheumatology is one of the highest honors the College bestows to members who have made outstanding contributions to the field of rheumatology through scholarly achievement and/or service to their patients, students, and profession.

Submit Master Nomination

Distinguished Fellow Award
The Distinguished Fellow Award recognizes clinical and research fellows who are in a rheumatology fellowship training program and have performed meritoriously.

Submit Distinguished Fellow Award Nomination

ARHP Merit and Appreciation Awards

The Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals (ARHP) merit awards began in 1982 to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of rheumatology. The ARHP appreciation awards launched in 2001 recognizes students, researchers, top member recruiters, and outstanding ACR/ARHP volunteers.

See information about all Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals award descriptions and past recipients >