At the Annual OAEA Conference in November the following awards are nominated and voted upon at the Regional Luncheon Meeting:
Outstanding Art Teachers Service Award: Distinguished Citizen for Art Education Service Award: Distinguished Educator for Art Education Service Award: Distinguished Business/Organization for Art Education
You can submit your nomination letter before the Conference to your Regional Director (especially if you can’t attend the conference).
*If your nominee is selected at the OAEA Conference, you will then be responsible for submitting your nomination information online: https://www.ohioarted.com/awards.html by November 20th.
OAEA Awards Nomination Online by November 20th The following OAEA Awards are online nominations only: Ohio Art Educator of the Year Division Awards Advocate Awards Doris Schnepf Outstanding Service Award
Awards Materials Checklists and directions given to nominees via email
Awards Materials Online Packet Submission is due for all Awards
Award Winners Materials Reviewed by Awards Co-Chairs
Regional Service Award winners compete at for State Level Vote
Division Awards and Honor/Merit Awards scored upon by rubric
Ohio Art Educator of the Year nominations scored by rubric
NAEA Award Opportunities If you are a state Division winner or selected as our Ohio Art Educator of the Year and if you are a member of NAEA, you can submit your packet to compete at the National level. Due date is mid-October.Please visit the NAEA website awards page at: https://www.arteducators.org/opportunities/naea-awards
Awards Chairs Prepare for Awards Ceremony at Conference
Regional PR’s contact local newspapers/media outlets to share winner info
For all Award Descriptions, Materials Checklists, and forms please see the Awards Pagefor specific award nomination requirements. *Nominators and nominees (except the Service awards) must be current members of OAEA. Contact the Awards Chairs at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.