Nominations for the

2021 NDALL Awards

are open! 


Educator of the Year

Student of the Year

Outstanding Leadership/Service

Nominations for the 2021 NDALL Awards are being accepted until Saturday, May 1. Recognize the exceptional efforts of North Dakota teachers, students and leaders who have demonstrated their dedication to lifelong learning by submitting a nomination for a worthy individual.


2020 Award Recipients

  • Educator of the Year: Janae Ronning

  • Outstanding Leadership/Service: Rose Kreitinger

  • Adult Education Student of the Year: Jessica Cruse

  • Alternative Education Student of the Year: Alianna Gerszweski

Student of the Year Award

  • Current or recent student/graduate

  • Demonstrates determination and perseverance

  • Sacrifices to achieve his/her educational goals(s)

Educator of the Year

  • Is a staff member, teacher, administrator or volunteer who is a member of NDALL. Individual must be in adult or alternative education.

  • Contributes significantly to the field of education

  • Models professionalism

  • Continues to upgrade educational skills

  • Promotes education locally and statewide

Outstanding Leadership/Service Award

  • Someone who demonstrates exceptional leadership in his/her area of responsibility

  • A business, business person, school administrator, legislator or community group

  • Exemplifies and supports the NDALL purpose of supporting lifelong learning

  • Encourages others

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