The NAEMT EMS Advocate of the Year is a national award to recognize EMS professionals for their volunteer efforts to advance the EMS profession through advocacy. The 2017 award nominations are now closed. Nominations will reopen in 2018 for next year's award.
Any EMS professional can be nominated by a colleague or peer within the award nomination period. Up to three individual awards will be granted. Award recipients will receive an all-expense-paid trip to the EMS On The Hill Day and Briefing in Washington, D.C.
Nominations for this award will be evaluated on the extent to which the nominee effectively advocates for the passage of EMS legislation by: