Recipients of the William J. Kraemer Outstanding Sport Scientist Award are recognized for exemplary contributions and breakthroughs in the field of applied exercise and sport science. Dr. Kraemer’s desire was to demonstrate to the world that the NSCA was not only an organization for high-level strength and conditioning coaches, but also one through which the science of strength and conditioning contributes to the fields that utilize strength and conditioning practices. Dr. Bill Kraemer is a well-respected sports scientist whose impact on the NSCA is unmatched.
Know of a deserving individual? Award Nominations are March 1-15.
Nominations are accepted online between March 1-15 of each year for the High School Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year, William J. Kraemer Outstanding Sport Scientist, Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist, Personal Trainer, Nutritional Research, Educator of the Year and Terry J. Housh Young Investigator award. Voting will be online between May 1-15. These awards are presented at the July National Conference.
Nominations are accepted online between September 1-15 of each year for the Professional, College and College Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year Awards. Note: Nominees must hold the RSCC distinction. Voting will be online between November 1-15. These awards are presented at the January Coaches Conference.
Congratulations to our 2013 Winner, Jeffrey Stout, PhD, FNSCA, FACSM!
Past Award Recipients Include:
2012 - Jeffrey M. McBride, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA
2011 - G. Gregory Haff, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA
2010 - N. Travis Triplett, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA
2009 - Lee E. Brown, EdD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA
2008 - Joan M. Eckerson, PhD, CSCS
2007 - Jay R. Hoffman, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA
2006 - Joseph P. Weir, PhD
2005 - Andrew C. Fry, PhD, CSCS
2004 - Robert U. Newton, PhD, CSCS
2003 - Lawrence Weiss, EdD, CSCS,*D
2002 - Michael Bemben, PhD
2001 - Jerry Mayhew, PhD
2000 - Stephen E. Alway, PhD
1999 - Carl M. Maresh, PhD
1998 - Terry Housh, PhD, FNSCA
1997 - Robert S. Staron, PhD
1996 - Gary Dudley, PhD, CSCS
1995 - Everett Harman, PhD, CSCS, NSCA-CPT
1994 - Gary Hunter, PhD
1993 - John Garhammer, PhD, CSCS, NSCA-CPT
1992 - William Kraemer, PhD, CSCS
1991 - Steve Fleck, PhD and Mike Stone, PhD