Friend of Education Award

This award will go to a person or persons who have made a special and unique contribution to the cause of education over an extended period of time and particularly in the last year.

Nomination Guidelines and Form (PDF version)

Nomination Guidelines

FRIEND OF EDUCATION AWARD
Guidelines for Selection:

1. The award shall go to a person or persons who have made a special and unique contribution to the cause of education over an extended period of time and particularly in the last year.
2. The award shall be limited to one award annually.
3. Recipients should be outside the education community or profession or persons within the profession who have gone considerably beyond the normal expectations of professional assignment.
4. Nominations may come from individual members, groups of members, local associations, or IEA Regions.
5. No more than one nominee will be accepted from any one source.
6. The Awards Subcommittee of the Board of Directors will screen nominations submitted to the Board. The awards subcommittee shall make a recommendation to the Board of Directors at its winter meeting. The Board of Directors shall act upon the recommendation at that meeting.
7. The award shall be given annually at the IEA Delegate Assembly.
8. The award shall be given only if an acceptable nominee is selected.
9. Information about the Friend of Education Award shall be published at least once each year.
10. The award shall consist of an appropriate plaque on which the name of the recipient shall be engraved.
11. Travel shall be allotted to one award recipient per current IEA per diem to attend the IEA Award Ceremony at Delegate Assembly. (07,17)

Nomination Form

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