IAG Friend of the Gifted Award

IAG Conference December 9th-11th

Friend of the Gifted Award


Award Description

The Indiana Association for the Gifted takes great pride in honoring those who have significantly, contributed to the field of gifted education. This year is our inaugural year of the “Friend of the Gifted Award.” The one recognized for this award will show exemplary contributions to the support and or nurturing of Indiana’s gifted students. Each year the board will determine if the award will be presented or if more than one recipient will receive an award for the year. A plaque will be presented to the recipient(s) of the award during the December conference.

Friend of the Gifted Award


Award Requirements

Nominees for The Friend of the Gifted Award must be residents of Indiana who have displayed long-term support for the gifted and have had a broad-range impact in the learning setting, valuable contribution to the enhancement of gifted students, extraordinary service to parents of the gifted, or exemplary work helping faculty members who impact gifted students.

Friend of the Gifted Award


Nomination Form

The nominating window will be open from September 4th through October 31st, 2018. IAG encourages all educators to nominate their outstanding peers who meet the award requirements!