National Award for Excellence in Teaching
The deadline for 2017 has passed. The award winner will be announced in August.
The annual AJHA Award for Excellence in Teaching honors a college or university teacher who excels at teaching in the areas of journalism and mass communication history, makes a positive impact on student learning, and offers an outstanding example for other educators.
An honorarium of $500 accompanies the prize.
A nominee may be tenured or untenured, and should hold either a full- or part-time appointment at a college or university that confers an associate, baccalaureate or higher degree in journalism, mass communication, communication studies, or history as of the submission due date.
All nominees must have responsibility for teaching the history of journalism and mass communication either as a stand-alone course or as part of a broader course.
Nomination packets must include:
Wayne Dawkins received the 2016 National Award for Excellence in Teaching. Read about his recognition.