School Counselor of the Year

Do you know a great School Counselor? Nominate them for AzSCA School Counselor of the Year! The nomination takes just a little time and is an important way that our professional organization can honor the great work of school counselors in our state.


We are no longer accepting nominations for 2018.
   

Eligibility

  • The applicant must be employed as a full-time, U.S.-based, practicing school counselor on Oct. 1, 2017, and have completed at least five years as a practicing school counselor. "U.S.-based" includes schools operated by the Department of Defense, Department of State and other U.S. agencies. 
  • The applicant must hold a master’s degree in guidance and counseling or equivalent and be certified as a school counselor by the state, district or U.S. territory. 
  • The applicant must be an AzSCA professional member as of Oct. 1, 2017.
  • Previous recipients of the AzSCA School Counselor of the Year award are not eligible. Semi-finalists are eligible and encouraged to apply.

Timeline

  • October 15, 2017 – Nominations Due
  • October 22, 2017-- Nominees Contacted by AzSCA Recognition Chair
  • December 1, 2017 – Completed Applications Due
  • January 15, 2018-- Winner Notified
  • February 26-27, 2018 – Winner Recognized at Annual Conference

Rewards

The recipient of AzSCA Counselor of the Year will receive:
  • Monetary reward of $500
  • All expenses paid trip to Washington D.C.
  • Consideration for National Counselor of the Year
  • Complimentary 2018 AzSCA Conference Registration and recognition at the event
  • Invitation to Present at 2019 AzSCA Conference
  • Financial support to/from AzSCA advocacy events
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