Indiana ACTE, in conjunction with ACTE, supports a very prestigious awards program. Awards recognize excellence and dedication within the field of career and technical education. Recipients of these awards are exceptional individuals who have contributed to the success of CTE through the quality of their work and their involvement in the CTE community.Any Indiana ACTE member may nominate candidates for these awards. Please note that nominations will be accepted from now through August 16, 2019.
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AWARD OF MERIT:The recipient must be a member of Indiana ACTE. This award can be presented to one member of each affiliate each year. The recipient will be recognized for their contribution to the affiliate or the particular discipline of the member. Recipients may be recognized for any of the following similar activity:· service to or leadership in the affiliate· developing new programs· producing innovative approaches to education· active in legislation related to career and technical education· generating better public relations related to career and technical education
CITATION AWARD:The Citation Award recognizes individuals and/or organizations who are not directly involved in career and technical education but have contributed significantly to the growth and development of career and technical education in Indiana.
Recipients do not have to be members of the association. Each affiliate may nominate one recipient per year. An affiliate may choose to select one Outstanding Service and one Citation per year or they may choose to nominate two awardees from either of these categories. However, there will only be a total of five Outstanding Service Awards and nine Citation Awards presented each year.
JANENE DAWES OUTSTANDING SERVICE:This award is given to individuals who are currently in the field of education or who have spent a significant part of their professional lives in the field of education. Individuals should have made contributions or achieved prominence within their field of expertise. Nominees must be active members of the Indiana ACTE. Each affiliate may nominate one recipient per year, but only five will be presented annually.