VSBA Advocate for Education Award


Each award nominee must demonstrate significant and outstanding leadership, commitment, and contribution to public education that has had an impact on their region and the Commonwealth. Nominees must show involvement in local, state, and federal advocacy on behalf of their division, VSBA, and public education.


Each local school board may submit one name/nomination for consideration. The nomination must be the consensus of the school board.


Each local school board may submit one name/application for consideration. The selection committee will review the applications and select the award winner(s). The award may be conferred upon one or more school board members. Application information will be distributed electronically, posted here, and promoted at regional meetings. Click here for the 2015 nomination form.


The award will be presented at the VSBA Annual Convention in November.