Purpose. These awards recognize outstanding performance and achievement by individual administrators, classified managers or confidential employees in the following categories:
  • Superintendent
  • Secondary Principal
  • Middle Grades Principal
  • Elementary Principal
  • Central Office Administrator (District/County)
  • Elementary Co-Administrator
  • Secondary Co-Administrator
  • Classified Manager
  • Confidential Employee
  • Personnel/Human Resources Administrator
  • Adult Education Administrator
  • Career Technical Education Administrator
  • Special Education Administrator
  • Superintendent/Principal
  • Business Services Administrator
  • Student Services Administrator
  • Curriculum and Instruction Administrator
  • Continuation/Educational Options Administrator
  • Professor of Education
  • Retired Administrator (Volunteer Service to ACSA)
  • Technology Administrator


Eligibility: Recipients must be active ACSA members who show strong support for the school management team; exceptional leadership in managing school programs; commitment to educational quality and student achievement; commitment to professional growth; and creativity and innovation in dealing with issues and problems facing public education.  Current ACSA employees and ACSA board members are not eligible to receive these awards.

Nomination Process: Each region convenes an awards committee to review all nominations. The region president forwards the region’s nominee in each category to the state Awards Committee for consideration as a state finalist. After reviewing all nominations, the state Awards Committee recommends one nominee in each category to the state Board of Directors, which makes the final selection. Recipients are honored at ACSA’s Leadership Summit in November.

Please use this form (now closed) to nominate the individuals within Region 14 for one of the various award recognition for the 2023-2024 school year. We look forward to receiving your nominations. If your nominee wins our region, then Region Leadership will work with you on completing the State nomination form.

Deadline: This year’s submission deadline for Region 14 was December 8, 2023.