Each year, the Kentucky School Boards Association partners with local associations and businesses to present awards that honor education leaders across the state. Recipients are recognized during the 2019 KSBA Annual Conference, one of the largest gatherings of education leaders from across the Commonwealth.
Proudfoot Outstanding School Board Member
Created in 1992, this award is co-sponsored by the Kentucky PTA and the Kentucky School Boards Association. Named after the late Dr. Warren H. Proudfoot, a member of the Rowan County Board of Education and past president of the Kentucky School Boards Association, the honoree is selected by the Kentucky PTA. The award is presented at the annual KSBA conference. Please consider nominating one of your deserving school board members for this recognition. This award application is due Thursday, Nov. 15.
F. L. Dupree Outstanding Superintendent Award
KSBA and the family of the late F.L. Dupree, a local school board member and public education advocate, jointly present this honor. To be eligible, a superintendent must have held the current position for five years, and be serving in the post at the time of the award presentation. Nominations are selected by a panel of past Dupree award recipients. This award application is due Thursday, Nov. 15.
KSBA Friend of Education Award
Honoring an individual, organization or business, this award recognizes exceptional support of public education in a local community, or across Kentucky. The selection of the Friend of Education award is made by the KSBA Board of Directors. This award application is due Thursday, Nov. 15.