NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, sponsors annual and regular awards to honor the work of addiction professionals, organizations and public figures.

NAADAC is honored to recognize the 2022 award winners! 

2022 NAADAC Award Winners


Please click on the links below to view the eligibility and nomination requirements for each award and previous winners.

Only one award nomination per person per year is allowed. Please do not select a person for more than one award. Past award winners are not eligible for nomination in the same category for at least ten (10) years after their first win. Self-nomination is not permitted.   

NAADAC Award
2022 Deadlines

NAADAC 50th Anniversary Legend Award

June 30

Mel Schulstad Professional of the Year Award

June 30

William F. "Bill" Callahan Leadership Award

June 30

Lora Roe Memorial Addiction Counselor of the Year Award

June 30

Davida Coady Gorham Medical Professional of the Year Award

June 30

Addiction Educator of the Year Award

June 30

Enlightenment Award

June 30

Organizational Achievement Award

June 30

John Avery Staff Award

Sept 1


The nomination period has now closed.