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Education: Education Awards

This is a guide for doing research in education.

National Awards List from US News Survey

National Awards List from US News Survey
(adapted from AAU and CADRE)

Awards:

  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance
    • National Association of Sports and Physical Education Hall of Fame
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
    • Margaret B. Lindsey Award for Distinguished Research in Teacher Education
    • David G. Imig Award for Distinguished Achievement in Teacher Education
    • Edward C. Pomeroy Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teacher Education
  • American Association of School Administrators
    • American Association of School Administrators: Effie Jones Humanitarian Award
  • American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    • AAIDD Research Award
  • American Counseling Association
    • American Counseling Association: Fellow
    • American Counseling Association: Research Award
  • American Education Finance Association
    • American Education Finance Association: Outstanding Service Award
  • American Educational Research Association
    • AERA Henry Trueba Lifetime Achievement Award
    • AERA Presidents and Former Presidents
    • AERA-AIR (A2) Fellow
    • AERA-ETS Fellowship Program in Measurement
    • Research Fellowship
    • E.F. Lindquist Award for Contributions to Research in Testing and Measurement
    • Career Award for Distinguished Contributions to Educational Research
    • Raymond B. Cattell Early Career Award
    • Outstanding Book Award
    • Review of Research Award
  • American Educational Studies Association
    • American Educational Studies Association: Critics Choice Award
  • American Evaluation Association
    • American Evaluation Association: Paul Lazarsfeld Award
  • American Historical Association
    • American Historical Association: Award for Scholarly Distinction
    • American Historical Association: Beveridge Family Teaching Award
    • American Historical Association: Eugene Asher Distinguished Teaching Award
    • American Historical Association: William Gilbert Award (Outstanding Contributions to the Teaching of History)
  • American Political Science Association
    • American Political Science Association: Book Award
    • American Political Science Association: Career Award
  • American Psychological Association
    • Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award
    • Distinguished Scientific Award for the Applications of Psychology
    • Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology
    • Distinguished Professional Contributions to Applied Research
    • Distinguished Professional Contributions to Independent or Institutional Practice in the Private Sector
    • Distinguished Professional Contributions to Practice in the Public Sector
    • Distinguished Contributions to Education and Training in Psychology
    • Distinguished Contributions of Applications of Psychology to Education and Training
    • Distinguished Contribution to Psychology in the Public Interest
    • Distinguished Contribution to Research in Public Policy
    • International Humanitarian Award
    • Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology
    • Samuel J. Messick Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award
  • American Rehabilitation Counseling Association
    • American Rehabilitation Counseling Association: James F. Garrett Award for a Distinguished Career in Rehabilitation Research
    • American Rehabilitation Counseling Association: Research Award
  • American Sociological Association
    • American Sociological Association: Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award
    • American Sociological Association: Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award
    • American Sociological Association: Distinguished Contributions to Teaching
  • Award
    • American Sociological Association: Distinguished Career Award for the Practice of Sociology
  • Association for the Study of Higher Education
    • Association for the Study of Higher Education: Howard R. Bowen Distinguished Career Award
    • Association for the Study of Higher Education: Research Achievement Award
    • Association for the Study of Higher Education: Promising Scholar/Early Career Award
  • Carnegie Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
    • Carnegie Corporation Scholars Award
  • Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences
    • Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CABS) Fellowship
  • Conference on English Education
    • Conference on English Education, National Council of Teachers of English: James Britton Award
    • Conference on English Education, National Council of Teachers of English: Janet Emig Award
    • Conference on English Education, National Council of Teachers of English: Richard Meade Award for Research in English Education
  • Council for Exceptional Children
    • CEC: J.E. Wallace Wallin Special Education Lifetime Achievement Award
    • CEC: Burton Blatt Humanitarian Award
    • CEC: Clarissa Hug National Teacher of the Year Award
    • CEC: Outstanding Leadership Award
    • CEC: Outstanding Public Service Award
    • CEC: Special Education Research Award
  • Council on Anthropology and Education
    • Council on Anthropology and Education: Spindler Award
  • Edward Lee Thorndike Award
    • Edward Lee Thorndike Award for Distinguished Psychological Contribution to Education
  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
    • Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers
  • Ford Foundation
    • Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship
  • Foundation for Child Development
    • Foundation for Child Development Post Doc Fellowship
  • International Reading Association
    • International Reading Association Hall of Fame
  • Joseph P. Kennedy Foundation
    • Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Leadership Award
  • MacArthur Fellows Program
    • MacArthur Fellows Genius Grant
  • National Academy of Education
    • National Academy of Education Member
  • National Association for Gifted Children
    • National Associated for Gifted Children Distinguished Scholar Award
  • National Association for Research in Science Teaching
    • NARST: Distinguished Contribution to Science Education Award
    • NARST: Early Career Research Award
    • NARST: Early Career Award
  • National Center for Learning Disabilities
    • National Center for Learning Disabilities Distinguished Education Achievement Award
  • National Council for the Social Studies
    • National Council for the Social Studies Exemplary Research in Social Studies Award
  • National Council on Measurement in Education
    • National Council on Measurement in Education: Award for Career Contribution to Educational Measurement
    • National Council on Measurement in Education: Triennial Award for Technical Contributions to Educational Assessment
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
    • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: Lifetime Achievement Awards for Distinguished Service to Mathematics Education
  • National Council on Rehabilitation Education
    • NCRE: Distinguished Career in Rehabilitation Education Award
    • NCRE: Rehabilitation Educator of the Year
    • NCRE: Rehabilitation Researcher of the Year
  • National Down Syndrome Congress
    • National Down Syndrome Congress Research Award
  • National Institutes of Health
    • National Institutes of Health: K Awards
    • National Institutes of Health: Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
  • National Science Board
    • National Science Board: Public Service Award
  • National Science Foundation
    • National Science Foundation: Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and
  • Engineers (PECASE)
    • National Science Foundation: President's National Medal of Science
    • National Science Foundation: National Science Board Award for Public Service Award
    • National Science Foundation: Vannevar Bush Award
    • National Science Foundation: Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM)
    • National Science Foundation: Alan T. Waterman Award
  • Russell Sage Foundation
    • Russell Sage Visiting Scholar
  • Spencer Foundation
    • National Academy of Education/Spencer Post-doctoral Fellowship
    • Practitioner Research Communication and Mentoring Grants
    • Advanced Studies Research Groups Fellowship Award
    • Spencer Foundation Senior Scholars Award
  • The Arc of the United States
    • The Arc of the United States Distinguished Research Award
  • The Fulbright Program
    • Fulbright Fellowship
  • The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
    • Guggenheim Fellowship
  • University of Louisville
    • Grawemeyer Award
  • William T. Grant Foundation
    • W.T. Grant Scholar