AACTE Awards Program

Writing and Research Awards

AACTE presents the following Writing and Research Awards. These awards are overseen and selected by the Committee on Research and Dissemination.

Outstanding Book Award

This award recognizes as exemplary books that make a significant contribution to the knowledge base of educator preparation or of teaching and learning with implications for educator preparation. View previous award recipients here.

To be eligible for consideration for the 2017 award, a book must have been published between July 2014 and June 2016. The award-winning book and its author/editor(s) will receive special recognition at AACTE's 69th Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida. Learn more about the Outstanding Book Award here and submit your nomination online by June 14, 2016.

submit your nomination online

Outstanding Dissertation Award

This award recognizes excellence in doctoral dissertation research that contributes to the knowledge base of educator preparation or of teaching and learning with implications for educator preparation. View previous award recipients here.

Individuals receiving a doctorate in education from January 1, 2015, through June 30, 2016, may apply for this award. The award includes a $1,000 cash prize as well as special recognition at AACTE's 69th Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida. Learn more about the Outstanding Dissertation Award here and submit your nomination online by August 16, 2016.

submit your nomination online

Outstanding JTE Article Award

Journal of Teacher Education cover This award, cosponsored by Sage, recognizes exemplary scholarship published in the Journal of Teacher Education (JTE) in the area of educator preparation or of teaching and learning with implications for educator preparation. View previous award recipients here.

Articles published between January 2016 and December 2016 will be considered for this award, which includes a $1,500 cash prize as well as special recognition at AACTE's 69th Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida.


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