Are you looking for a way to bring recognition to your program and your school? Do you have a colleague, administrator, or advocate that you would like to thank for their commitment to world languages? One of the benefits of membership to KWLA is that you are eligible to nominate deserving professionals (and be nominated) for our annual awards. KWLA is seeking nominations for awards presented annually to educators and leaders in world languages. Please nominate an outstanding colleague today!
Awards Nominations Guidelines
The Kentucky World Language Association is seeking nominations for awards presented to educators and leaders in world languages!
General Nomination Procedures:
If you are nominating for the Outstanding Teacher of the Year award, please visit the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award webpage for instructions as to how to nominate a candidate.
If you are nominating for any of the other awards (Outstanding Rising Star Teacher, Outstanding Administrator, Lifetime Achievement, and Amici Linguarum (Friend of Languages), please follow the instructions below:
- STEP 1: Review award eligibility criteria and required award nomination evidence outlined on the webpage of the award for which you are nominating a person. Links are available below.
- STEP 2: Fill out the required KWLA Awards Nomination Form
- STEP 3: Submit letters of recommendation and other required materials via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for nominations is June 30th. We encourage members to start the nomination process early as you should estimate about one week to collect all necessary nomination evidence and to submit. Award recipients will be notified by email no later than August 31st and officially recognized at the next KWLA Fall Conference during the Awards Ceremony.
If you have any questions or need more information, please contact the KWLA Awards Committee Chair anytime at email@example.com
DISCLAIMER: A press release for winners of the Outstanding Teacher Award will be published within a week after the conference. Press releases for all other awards winners will be available by request only.