Crystal Star Awards of Excellence in Dropout Recovery, Intervention, and Prevention

NDPC’s Mission

The mission of the National Dropout Prevention Center is to serve as a research center and resource network for practitioners, researchers, and policymakers to reshape school and community environments to meet the needs of youth in at-risk situations so these students receive the quality education and services necessary to succeed academically and graduate from high school.

Award Purpose

The purpose of the National Dropout Prevention Center (NDPC) Crystal Star Awards of Excellence in Dropout Recovery, Intervention, and Prevention is to identify and bring national recognition to outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to the advancement of the mission of the NDPC.

Award Criteria & Nomination Forms

 

The Crystal Star Awards of Excellence in Dropout Recovery, Intervention, and Prevention are open for nominations from anyone active in the field of dropout prevention. For a program or individual to be recognized, there must be a clear evidence of accomplishments contributing to effective dropout prevention strategies and work that furthers the mission of the Network.

2018 Nomination Packet: Deadline June 29, 2018 (pdf format)
2018 Nomination Packet (fillable format)
Individual Award
Program Award

Past Award Recipients

2017 Crystal Star Award Recipients
2016 Crystal Star Award Recipients
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