NASSP is committed to improving and strengthening education, and one of the ways we accomplish this is by connecting, engaging, and honoring middle level and high school leaders. Recipients of the following three awards have contributed to—and continue to contribute to—work that significantly impacts a sector, community, or NASSP’s goals in fundamental ways.

Distinguished Service to Education Award 

This award celebrates individuals, organizations, foundations, corporations, or publications for significantly improving or strengthening education.

Distinguished Service to NASSP Award 

This honor is presented to individuals or organizations. It recognizes service which has contributed significantly to NASSP’s vision to support great leaders in every school committed to the success of each student.

Membership Star Awards

This award shines a spotlight on NASSP members who have tirelessly contributed to NASSP’s mission to advocate for and support their fellow school leaders who, every day, show how essential their leadership is for the success of our nation’s schools.