Nominations Must Be Postmarked By March 1, 2012

In honor of Lou Fant’s life and his vast contributions to the field of interpreting, SCRID has established two annual awards in his honor.
The awards will be given to two persons, one hearing and one Deaf, who have made outstanding contributions to the interpreting field.


  • RID and/or NAD certified
  • Actively contributes to improving the field of interpreting
  • Member of RID and SCRID


  • Actively contributes to the field of interpreting
  • Has enhanced the image of the interpreting profession

Nominations must include a one-page rationale in support of the nominee. If the person making the nomination is not a SCRID member, the nomination must be co-signed by a SCRID member.  The Lou Fant Memorial Committee will determine the award winners annd present the awards during the annual banquet.

Nominations should be sent to:

Lou Fant Nominations
18661 Sunburst St.
Northridge, CA 91324