Awards - NCTE

Upcoming Awards

September 28

ELATE Early Career Presenter Scholarship

Six scholarships to attend NCTE’s Annual Convention are granted each year by ELATE to teachers who are in their first to fifth year of full-time classroom teaching and who present in an approved session at the NCTE Annual Convention. The award—including complimentary Convention registration—is also available to emeritus ELATE mentors who will be presenting in an approved session. Learn more.  


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