Calling all MSRT members!  It is time to send in nominations for the Technologist of the Year (T.O.Y.) award!   

  If you know of a technologist that goes above and beyond in their profession, please consider nominating them for Technologist of the Year. 

All nominations should be sent to the 2nd Vice President by June 1st. 


Written NOMINATIONS along with ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS, will be accepted and may be sent to the 2nd Vice President-Sara Rivard at Or simply fill out the form below and you will be contacted for the other accompanying documents. 

*All nominations require all documents to be complete and will require all requested documents before the nomination will be considered!*

 MSRT Technologist of the Year Requirements

The Michigan Society of Radiologic Technologists established the “Technologist of the Year” award in 1968. This award has always been regarded as one of the highest honors bestowed upon a technologist. Technologists who have received this award have proven themselves to be outstanding models of our profession. These individuals have greatly contributed in the advancement of our professional society by their actions toward those they meet while carrying out the duties of a Registered Radiologic Technologist and a member of the MSRT.

As stated in the MSRT’s Guidelines, it is the 2nd Vice President’s responsibility to solicit our membership for nominations for candidates for this prestigious award. Any MSRT member may submit a nominee for consideration of the award. Please refer to the following guidelines when considering a nomination.

Eligibility Requirements

  • The candidate must be a member of and in good standing with the MSRT

  • The President, President-Elect, Board Chairman and 2nd Vice President are not eligible

Submitting a Recommendation

  • All nomination must be submitted using the “MSRT Technologist of the Year” form All nominations must be submitted using the “MSRT Technologist of the Year” form or the form at the bottom of this page. The form must be filled out as completely as possible. Incomplete forms will be returned to the nominator for additional information.

  • Nominators must include a “Letter of Recommendation” with the completed nomination form

  • At least two (2) references must be submitted so that letters of recommendations can be requested from them.

Letters of Recommendation -Should include, but not be limited to, information pertaining to the following:

  • Quality of work

  • Abilities as a technologist

  • Professionalism

  • Personality, attitude

  • Achievements, awards, continuing education, community activities

  • Rapport with patients, students, and fellow employees


Name of person being nominated *
Name of person being nominated
Employer's phone (work and/or home) *
Employer's phone (work and/or home)
Individual Making Nomination
Name of nominator *
Name of nominator
Phone of nominator *
Phone of nominator
Explain why you believe this person should be awarded Technologist of the Year
Additional references or other items will be required. Hitting the SUBMIT button will automatically send this recommendation to Sarah Rivard

All nominations will be kept confidential. Candidates not receiving the award will be considered for two (2) consecutive years following their nomination. Completed nomination forms must be submitted no later than June 1st.

All nominations using this form will be forwarded to the 2nd VP.