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Outstanding Student Award

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Last Updated:  November 10, 2022

The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)'s Student Awards recognize CEC's outstanding college and university student members—undergraduate and graduate students—who make outstanding contributions to CEC and to children and youth with exceptionalities.

Deadline:
December 19, 2022

Shriver-Kennedy Student Achievement Award

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Last Updated:  September 19, 2022

This award recognizes students with autism, intellectual disability, or other developmental disabilities who excel in one or more of the following areas: academics, arts, athletics, community service, employment, extracurricular activities, independent activities, technology, and self-advocacy.

Deadline:
September 16, 2022
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Virginia M. Sowell Student of the Year Award

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Last Updated:  August 30, 2022

The DVIDB Virginia M. Sowell Student of the Year Award recognizes a student who demonstrates a commitment to the education and/or rehabilitation of individuals with visual impairments and deafblindness. The award was named after Dr. Virginia Sowell whose lifetime contributions to the profession impacted the lives of numerous educators and countless children and adults with visual impairments and deafblindness.

Deadline:
October 28, 2022
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Yes I Can Awards

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Last Updated:  August 19, 2022

CEC is proud to recognize children and youth with exceptionalities who have demonstrated their determination and achievements in multiple ways. Presented each year at the CEC Convention & Expo, the Yes I Can Awards recognize 12 outstanding students with exceptionalities in six categories: Academics, Arts, School & Community Activities, Self-Advocacy, Technology, and Transition.  

Deadline:
September 26, 2022

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