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Making a Nomination


To receive consideration for the award, a successful candidate will have demonstrated outstanding achievement in one or more of the following areas:

  • A substantial record of fostering the development of evaluation methods and/or measurement techniques
  • Personal contributions to basic or applied research in the creation or improvement of assessment methodology
  • Accomplishment in improving the quality of evaluation at an organized level
  • Contributions through the education or mentoring of students, colleagues, fellows, or graduate students, to further progress in evaluation.


Make a Nomination

The 2022 Nomination Cycle is Now Open. Letters of Nomination are Due September 24, 2021.

A letter of nomination is to be submitted from a primary sponsor specifically addressing the nominee's achievements in relation to at least one of the criteria and is to be accompanied by the nominee's current curriculum vitae.

The Award Committee will select finalists. Nominators of finalists may be asked to submit additional information. Submission of materials by email to is preferred.

Direct all materials or inquiries to:

2022 John P. Hubbard Award Committee
3750 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 590-9681


*Please note that individuals currently employed as NBME staff members are not eligible for nomination, and contributions to the field of medical evaluation during employment by the NBME will not be included in consideration for the Hubbard Award.