2023 Champions for Early Education (C.E.E) Awards Official Application

Do you know someone who goes above and beyond and want to nominate them for NJAEYC’s 2023 Champions for Early Education (C.E.E) Awards?

The NJAEYC C.E.E awards recognize the commitment amongst teachers, administrators, support staff and community partners who exemplify the mission and vision of NJAEYC.

Mission: “NJAEYC is dedicated to advancing the field of early childhood education.”

Vision: “NJAEYC will support the purpose of NAEYC, be committed to coordinating activities and providing services for communication among our members and allied professional associations and be aware of and advocate for all legislation pertaining to the welfare of children which will ensure excellence in early childhood education.”

About the Award:

  • Each award recipient will be recognized at the C.E.E. Awards Celebration on October 12, 2023 at the Hilton Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
  • Award recipients will receive complimentary admission to the celebration 
  • Award recipients will also receive an award from one of our event sponsors

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a member of NJAEYC in good standing

Deadline for submission July 1, 2023.  Applications can be found here or on our website.  

For more information contact Helen Muscato at mail@njaeyc.org 

Categories for Award Winners

  • Leader within a learning environment
  • Teaching or teaching support within a classroom setting
  • Family Child Care Provider 
  • Community member in Quality Support Role

Click here for the Official Application / Nomination Form