Awards - NCTE

Upcoming Awards

Funding Opportunities for #4C23— Deadlines vary

CCCC offers several opportunities for CCCC Annual Convention presenters and attendees to apply for funding assistance.

January 31

Edwyna Wheadon Postgraduate Training Scholarship

The Edwyna Wheadon Postgraduate Training Scholarship provides funding for professional development experiences for English/Language Arts teachers in public educational institutions. The purpose of the scholarship is to support postgraduate training to enhance teaching skills and/or career development in teaching.

February 15

Achievement Awards in Writing (for 10th and 11th grade students)

Student Writing Award changes for 2023.

This school-based writing program encourages high school students in their writing and publicly recognizes some of the best student writers in the nation.

Promising Young Writers (for 8th grade students)

Student Writing Award changes for 2023.

This school-based writing program stimulates and recognizes student’s writing talents and emphasizes the importance of writing skills among eighth-grade students.

March 1

David H. Russell Award

This award recognizes published research in language, literature, rhetoric, teaching procedures, or cognitive processes that may sharpen the teaching or the content of English at any level.

Promising Researcher Award

This award competition is open to individuals who have completed dissertations, theses, or initial, independent studies after the dissertations.

Ongoing

Children’s Book Awards nominations are accepted until October 15 each year for the Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction, the Orbis Pictus Award for nonfiction, and the Notable Poetry Books and Verse Novels list.

Awards List