At the HOSA National Conference, students from across the nation trade lapel pins in order to promote camaraderie between the state delegations and highlight their state’s uniqueness. Open to all active HOSA members in the state, students have the opportunity to design the trading pin for NM HOSA.
NEW – CHAPTER AWARDS AND RECOGNITION – DUE FEBRUARY 1
Chapter of Distinction Award. Every chapter is encouraged to participate in the Chapter of Distinction award. There are three award levels, bronze, silver and gold. Bronze Level – recognizes chapters that have reached a baseline of achievement. Silver Level – recognizes chapters that go beyond the bronze level. Gold Level is the highest level, these are our top chapters showing excellence in all areas. Each level is designed to give chapters a benchmark for success and future improvement, leading to stronger chapters and more prepared students. Chapters that complete the Chapter of Distinction application are eligible to apply for the Chapter of the Year Award. Both applications are in one form for your convenience.
Chapter of the Year Award. Any chapter that has completed the Chapter of Distinction Award is eligible to apply for the Chapter of the Year Award. This award showcases the exemplary accomplishments of a chapter, including but not limited to, membership growth, community service, leadership development and more. All applications will be reviewed by a committee and the top chapter will receive the NMAA banner to hang in their school.