The Helen M. Yerger Award recognizes outstanding chapter performance in the categories of Collaboration, Education, Improvement, Innovation, Member Communications, Member Service, an Membership Recruitment and Retention. 

Submission Information

  • 2018 Yerger Submission program is now closed - see section below for the results
  • Submission deadline was March 1, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. Central time  
    • Single Entries: May submit up to 4 entries. Second-time submittals are subject to the four-entry limit 
    • Multi Entries: May submit up to 4 multi-chapter entries; these entries do not count towards the number allowed for single entries 
  • Entries may not be submitted more than once, with one exception: non-winning entries can be submitted once more in the following year
  • Required Award fields template for your review
  • All entries and supporting documentation must be submitted online; paper/emails or fax entries are not accepted
  • Limit to 6 supporting attachments of any format 
  • First-time submittals must be based on activities that occurred within 18 months of the award deadline  

    Award Recipient Information


    If you have questions or need assistance, contact Yerger Project Manager Ada Lleshanaku, at (800) 252-4362, ext. 363