Accepting Applications for ACEI's Chapter Recognition Awards

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The Chapter Recognition Awards recognize those Chapters that significantly advance and enhance the purposes of ACEI; achieve membership development through excellent programs, activities, and events; increase membership; establish consistent communications; and exhibit strong governance,

Who Is Eligible?

All ACEI Chapters that have been organized for at least two years, are in good standing, and have an active membership are eligible. The only exception is the "Best New Chapter Award" submission.

Submissions need to be received at ACEI Headquarters by January 21, 2011. Chapter applications must reflect work performed and/or created between January 1-December 31, 2010.

Submit two copies of each entry via mail (no faxes) to:

Association for Childhood Education International

Attn: Jana Pauldin

17904 Georgia Avenue, Suite 215

Olney, MD 20832

Or send via e-mail to jpauldin@acei.org. Chapter entries can only be applied to one award. For additional information about award guidelines, visit chapter awards and grants online at http://acei.org/ community/about-acei-chapters/awards-and-grants/.

Chapters are encouraged to showcase their achievements for the following awards:

Best New Chapter

Best Professional Development

Best Global Focus

Best Communications/Public Relations

Best Community Service

Student Chapter Leaders--Don't forget to recognize your outstanding faculty adviser for the Adviser of the Year Award. …