Instructor/Institutes of Higher Education to Watch

instructor/Institutes of Higher education to Watch Award


Who is eligible to receive the award?:  Any full-time instructor/professor in a college or university who participates with middle-level education or a middle-level education program. Any college or university program as a whole.

Who can nominate?: Though nominations will typically come from the Association membership, any individual may nominate someone for this award.

What are the criteria?: The award should be presented to an  institution or individual who has demonstrated outstanding performance in the following areas:

  1. Contributions to the middle-level program in his/her school
  2. Effectiveness as a member of a college or university faculty.
  3. Utilization & support of middle school best practices
  4. Innovative projects and impact on a college program or on a middle school
  5. Communication with the educational environment

What are the application requirements?:The application consists of the nomination data form including a one-page narrative and two letters of recommendation. This information must be postmarked or emailed no later than January 10th to:

NCMLE Awards Committee
PO Box 116
Canton, NC 28716

Please call us at (910) 235-3761 or e-mail if you have questions.

Who will decide the recipient of this award?: The NCMLE Awards Committee in consultation with NCPOMLE will select the recipient from nominations received this year.

When will the award be announced?:  One outstanding college/university program or professor will be recognized at a general session of the NCMLE Annual Conference. Winners will receive a complimentary conference registration.

Please complete the form below, and don’t forget to hit the Submit button when you are finished. Thanks for your nomination!

Institution of Higher Education Person to Watch Award

I. Nominee:

II. Nominator:

III. Narrative:

A one-page narrative should be entered below describing the strengths of the nominee and addressing the criteria. You may wish to copy the narrative from your word processor and paste it in the text box below.

IV. Recommendations:

Letters of recommendation will be sent from: