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NCTE offers awards in many categories.

See the category list below for award details and nomination information or view the Alphabetical List of Awards


  2012 Muhammad Ali Award for Writing on Ethics
The National Council of Teachers of English, Norman Mailer Center and Writers Colony, and the Muhammad Ali Center are pleased to announce an exciting new writing award for students.  The award recognizes excellence in writing about ethics and features a $10,000 cash prize as well as a week-long writing workshop at the Mailer Center in Provincetown, MA during summer of 2013.  
Read more about the award and submit a nomination today


2012 Orbis Pictus Awards Announced

Balloons over BroadwayThe 2012 Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children has been awarded to Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade by Melissa Sweet (Houghton Mifflin Books for Children).  

Read more about the award winning titles in the press release and on the website.


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