Nominator instructions: In addition to filling out the nomination form, please send in a separate email to firstname.lastname@example.org a short narrative identifying the leadership qualities and overall accomplishments of the nominee. You may include newspaper articles, published works, letters of support, or other evidence of support.
Please note: If you are applying for a national award, please be cognizant of the eligibility criteria described within. If you meet the national criteria, fill out the national application only. If you are not eligible for a national award based on the criteria, please fill out the SAANYS state-level application only, as you may still be eligible for a state-level award.
*For NASSP Nominations: Principal candidates must have served as a principal at one or more middle level or high schools for three or more consecutive school years.
For NAESP Nominations: Principal candidates must have been a member of NAESP for at least three consecutive years at the time of nomination and be a practicing principal with at least five years of experience in the principalship. For AP award, NAESP membership and at least two years of experience in the role.