Awards Copy - National Council of Teachers of English

Upcoming Awards


May 20: Geneva Smitherman Cultural Diversity Grant
$500 awards for first-time NCTE convention presenters who are members of groups historically underrepresented in NCTE and CEE


June 1: CCCC Technical
Open to works published in calendar years 2016 and 2017 by members of CCCC and/or NCTE


June 1: NCTE Distinguished Service Award
Recognizes a person or persons who have exhibited valuable professional service to the profession, scholarly or academic distinction, distinctive use of the language, and excellence in teaching


June 15: Donald H. Graves Writing Award
Recognizes teachers in grades K-6 who, through the teaching of writing, demonstrate an understanding of student improvement in writing


June 30: NCTE Media Literacy Award
Showcases NCTE members who have developed innovative approaches for integrating media analysis and composition into their instruction

Awards List