WSA Awards and Scholarships

Do you know any deserving parents, staff or directors at your program?  Is your program doing anything exciting and innovative that helps children and families?  What about YOU???    Apply today for a WSA Award or Scholarship!

The following Awards and Scholarships (PDF) will be awarded:

WSA Director of the Year

  • Recognition only, no cash award

WSA Teaching Staff Person of the Year

  • Alternates between Teaching and Support Staff - this year is for Teaching Staff of the Year
  • $250 awarded to the receipent. $250 awarded to the recipient's program to help the winner attend the WSA Winter Meeting in Olympia, WA February 9-11, 2016.

WAS Parent of the Year

  • $250 awarded to the recipient, $250 awarded to the recipient’s program to help the winner attend the WSA Winter Meeting in Olympia, WA February 9-11, 2016.

WSA Scholarships

  • $500 scholarship to each recipient, for use in attending an institution of higher education

  • 2 scholarships awarded to Head Start/ECEAP staff

Innovation Award

  • $1000 awarded to a program that demonstrates effective innovation in their program.  The winner will be required to do a workshop at the WSA Fall or Winter Conference to introduce their project and enable other programs to replicate their success.

 

Applications should be sent to:                 

Washington State Assn of Head Start & ECEAP
345 118th Ave SE, Suite 110
Bellevue, WA  98005
Or scan/email to katy@wsaheadstarteceap.com

Awards and Scholarships Application Packet (PDF)


Deadline for Application:                             January 15, 2016
Awardees notified by phone or email:         January 25, 2016
For more information contact:                      Katy Warren, 425.453.1227 or email.

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