Awards Program

Call for Nominations 

Now is the time to honor your treasured colleagues, students, mentors, with a nomination for Division for Early Childhood's 2022 awards program!

Nominations must be submitted by Thursday, June 30th, 11:59 PM Eastern Time.  Award winners will be notified in late July and announced at the DEC conference in September. Submit your nomination here!


Please consider reaching out to colleagues/others if you would like to be nominated or contact Amanda Quesenberry ( or Darla Gundler (, the Awards Committee Co-Chairs, with questions about the nominations process or to receive support with completing materials.

Award Recipients 

See a list of past award recipients