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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​FPA provides two awards to members of the financial planning community: The P. Kemp Fain, Jr., Award and the Heart of Financial Planning Award. Both awards recognize outstanding achievements in the profession, and are based on criteria specific to each award. 

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P. Kemp Fain, Jr., Award

Named for P. Kemp Fain, Jr., this award is the pinnacle of recognition in the financial planning profession, honoring one exceptional individual who has made outstanding contributions to the financial planning profession. Fain was a pioneer in the financial planning profession, blazing trails in professional associations, the CFP® certification, and the profession at large.  In keeping with Fain's example, nominees for the award are individuals who have made significant contributions to the financial planning profession in the areas of service to society, academia, government and professional activities.  The recipient is recognized at FPA's Annual Conference.

In keeping with Fain's example, nominees for the award are professionals also exemplify the FPA's Core Values​ of integrity, competence, relationships, and stewardship. 

2017 Recipient of the P. Kemp Fain Jr.,​ Award: 

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                                                      Dr. David Yeske, CFP®​​​​ 

Nominate a colleague now! 

FPA will announce 2018 nominations early next year. Please stay tuned for the announcement. FPA national staff or national board members who have served in the past 5 years are not eligible for nomination; additionally, individuals may not self-nominate. 

Nomination Form (PKempFainJrAward Submission Form 2017.docx or PKempFainJrAward Submission Form 2017.pdf) and applicable supporting documents, due June 1, ​can be emailed or mailed to:

P. Kemp Fain, Jr., Award
Financial Planning Association
Suite 600
7535 E. Hampden Ave.
Denver, Colo.  80231

Awards@OneFPA.org

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Heart of Financial Planning Award

This award recognizes individuals who demonstrate commitment and passion in doing extraordinary work to contribute or give back to the financial planning community and/or the public. Notable individuals, organizations/firms, or groups working in the areas of FPA member education, FPA chapter support, financial literacy, professional innovation, community education, and other service-focused endeavors are excellent candidates for the award. This is among the highest honor awarded to members of the FPA community involved with service. The recipient(s) are recognized at FPA's Annual Conference.

The Financial Planning Association® (FPA®) is at the heart of financial planning connecting those who deliver, support and need financial planning. Recipients embody the heart of financial planning and represent FPA's Core Values of integrity, competence, relationships and stewardship.

2017 Recipients of the Heart of Financial Planning Awards:​​

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                          Michael Branham, CFP®                                            Scott Kahan, CFP®​​
                    Marty Kurtz Headshot.jpg                                       Tanya Steinhofer Headshot.jpg
                            Marty Kurtz, CFP®​                                               Tanya Steinhofer, CFP®, CFA


Nominate a colleague now!

FPA will soon be seeking nominations for the 2018 Heart of Financial Planning Awards that will be presented at FPA Annual Conference 2018. The deadline for nominations is June 1, 2018. Nominations should be completed using the Nomination Form​, using supporting letters or other documentation as needed. Be sure to include the following information:

Please note that FPA national staff or national board members who have served in the past 2 years are not eligible for nomination; additionally, individuals may not self-nominate. Send your nomination form via email, mail or fax to:

Heart of Financial Planning Awards

Financial Planning Association

Suite 600

7535 E. Hampden Ave.

Denver, Colo. 80231

Fax: 303.759.0749

Awards@OneFPA.org


 

 

 

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