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Awards

DEADLINE JUNE 12

The CACTE Awards Program seeks to promote excellence in career and technical education by recognizing individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the field of career and technical education, programs which exemplify the highest standards, and organizations which have conducted activities to help promote and expand career and technical education programs.

Deadline & Contact Information

All nominations must be submitted online or via email by June 12.

For more information, email CACTE at:

cacte@cacte.org

Categories

The CACTE Awards Program is administered by the Association’s Awards Committee. The Committee, chaired by an individual selected by the current CACTE President, is responsible for recommending awards programs to the Association’s Board of Directors, setting criteria for awards, reviewing applications and recommending award recipients to the Board.
Awards nominations may be submitted by CACTE members in good standing.

There are two main categories of awards – those awards eligible to move on to Region V/ACTE  and Colorado only awards.

These awards are eligible for Region V and ACTE national level awards and must be submitted online by June 12 athttps://acte.nonprofitcms.org/a/organizations/CO/home

  • ACTE Teacher of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Postsecondary Teacher of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE New Teacher of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Administrator of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Career Guidance Award (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Carl Perkins Community Service Award (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Lifetime Achievement Award (CACTE and ACTE)
  • For detailed awards information see: https://acte.nonprofitcms.org/a/page/awards/national/member_awards

These awards are “Colorado ACTE only” awards and are to be submitted to the Colorado ACTE office by June 12.

Find application:  CACTE-ACTE-Member-Awards Application

  • CTE Exemplary Alumni Award
  • CACTE Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student (Secondary)
  • CACTE Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student (Post-Secondary)
  • CACTE Outstanding Service Award
  • Hall of Fame

The criteria and applications may be found below:

  1. Career and Technical Education Exemplary Alumni Award
  2. Outstanding Career and Technical Education Students
  3. Outstanding Career & Technical Education Educator
  4. Outstanding Colorado ACTE Service Award – Member
  5. Merit Award
  6. Hall of Fame

Permanent link to this article: http://www.cacte.org/home/awards/

CTE Teacher of the Year

Career and Technical Education Teacher of the Year Purpose This award recognizes the finest career and technical teachers at the middle/secondary school level who have demonstrated innovation in the classroom, commitment to their students and dedication to the improvement of CTE in their institutions and communities. Eligibility All candidates must be employed as classroom/laboratory career …

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CTE Exemplary Alumni Award

Career and Technical Education Exemplary Alumni Award Purpose The award is meant to recognize a past CTE student who exemplifies the mission of Career and Technical Education and who has made significant strides and shown professional commitment/promise early in their career. Eligibility Individuals who are currently employed full-time or part-time in a career and technical …

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Career Guidance Award

Career Guidance Award Purpose This award recognizes school counselors and career development professionals who have demonstrated commitment to connecting students with opportunities for success, shown innovation in career exploration and development, and have advocated for CTE as a viable option for all students. Eligibility Individuals who are currently employed as school counselors and/or career development …

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Outstanding CTE Student

Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student Purpose The award is meant to recognize a current CTE student who exemplifies the mission of Career and Technical Education and who shows outstanding CTE professional commitment/promise. There are two awards: Outstanding Postsecondary CTE student Outstanding Secondary CTE student Eligibility Individuals must be enrolled in a career and technical …

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Outstanding CTE Educator

CACTE Outstanding Career & Technical Education Educator (Postsecondary Teacher or Administrator) Purpose To recognize those career & technical educators not eligible for the ACTE Teacher of the Year Award, who have recently provided or currently are providing significant contributions to professional associations and career & technical education programs for youth and/or adults in their fields, communities and/or …

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New CTE Teacher of the Year

New Career & Technical Education Teacher of the Year Purpose This award recognizes new CTE teachers who have made significant contributions toward innovative and unique career and technical education programs and shown a professional commitment early in their careers. Eligibility All candidates must be employed as classroom/laboratory CTE teachers (at the middle, secondary or   …

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Outstanding Service Award – Member

CACTE Outstanding Service Award – Member Purpose To recognize current CACTE members who have made the highest meritorious contributions to career and technical education through active involvement in the professional organization of the Colorado Association for Career and Technical Education and its affiliates. Eligibility This award is given to individuals who are currently in the …

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Merit Awards

CACTE Merit Awards Information and Application Procedures Part I The Colorado Association for Career and Technical Education Awards Program recognizes individuals, organizations, businesses and/or agencies who have made contributions to the field and conducted activities which help to promote and expand career and technical education in Colorado. Nominations are accepted annually in the following categories: …

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Hall of Fame

CACTE Hall of Fame The CACTE Hall of Fame Awards Committee may induct up to three people each year into the Colorado Association for Career and Technical Education Hall of Fame. This is an effort by CACTE to recognize individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the field as teachers and/or administrators, as well as …

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