2014 Award Nomination Forms



Each year, MASA provides an opportunity to recognize outstanding members who are dedicated leaders and advocates for children and Minnesota education. We encourage you to consider nominating yourself or a colleague for recognition. Nominate someone who you feel reflects the qualities of a leader who is committed to education and who is an exemplary representative of MASA.
 
The following nomination forms are due to the MASA office by close of business on January 13, 2014
  • For the 2014 "Outstanding Central Office Leadership" Nomination Form Click Here
    The nominees of this award must be non-superintendent MASA members who are Central Office Administrators exhibiting a willingness to risk, possess strong communication skills, are progressive change agents and who have high expectations for self and others. Two awards will be presented annually, one from greater MN and one from the metro area. This award is presented at the MASA Spring Conference.

  • For the 2014 "Distinguished Service Award" Nomination Form Click Here
    The nominee of this award will have a positive history/association with MN public education. The recipient will have contributed/participated in activities that improve Minnesota's public education system on a statewide basis and have a reputation as a person that willingly goes the extra mile. This award is presented at the MASA Spring Conference.

  • For the 2014 "Polaris Leadership" Nomination Form Click Here
    The nominee of this award must be a current active or associate member of MASA, an exemplary school leader with twenty or more years of administrative experience. This award is presented at the MASA Fall Conference. 

  • For the 2014 "Kay Jacobs" Nomination Form Click Here
    The nominee of this award must be an active or associate female member of MASA, must have demonstrated the attributes of leadership and involvement in MASA and other educational organizations as did Kay E. Jacobs prior to her death, and have ten years or less of central office experience. This award is presented at the Annual Spring Conference.
The deadline for submitting a proposal to the MASA office is the close of business on March 1, 2014
  • For the 2014 "Richard Green Scholars" Nomination Form
    This award honors the scholarly work and professional development of Minnesota school leaders through the award of an annual recognition for the research, writing and presentation of one paper reflecting the practice of excellent school leadership. 

Nomination deadlines for the "Regional Administrators of Excellence" award vary by each MASA region. Please see below for your region's deadline, or contact your chair.

  • For the 2014 "Regional Administrators of Excellence" Nomination Form
    This award honors an administrator annually from each of the nine MASA regions. The nominee must have provided service to MASA through their active participation in a MASA district, regional and state organizational and/or leadership functions and activities, demonstrated active involvement in educational and community affairs , be regarded as a role model by MASA colleagues and be a practicing administrator and a member of MASA.
Region 1: Please contact 13-14 Chair STEVE SALLEE for submission deadline TBD
Region 2: Please contact 13-14 Chair JOHN CSELOVSZKI submission deadline TBD
Region 3: Please contact 13-14 Chair RYAN NIELSEN for submission deadline TBD
Region 4: Please contact 13-14 Chair JEREMY KOVASH for submission deadline TBD
Region 5: Please contact 13-14 Chair GEORGE WEBER for submission deadlineTBD
Region 6: Please contact 13-14 Chair JEFF POWERS for submission deadlineTBD
Region 7 (Northern): Please contact 13-14 Chair ROBERT BELLUZZO submission deadline TBD
Region 7 (Southern): Please contact 13-14 Chair DAVID BOTTEM submission deadline TBD
Region 8: Please contact 13-14 Chair DAVID PACE submission deadline TBD
Region 9: Please contact 13-14 Chair DEIRDRE WELLS submission deadline January 30, 2014