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New York State PTA

One Wembley Court
Albany, NY 12205
Phone: 518.452.8808
Toll Free: 1.877.569.7782
Fax: 518.452.8105


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Awards and Recognitions 

Awards Deadlines

New York State PTA offers many awards and ways to recognize outstanding people and programs. Please follow the links below to learn more about the awards and how to apply.  

Twin Projects - Jenkins Memorial Scholarship for Teacher Education - December 15

Youth Humanitarian Award in Memory of Stanley Marcus - January 31

NYS Teacher of the Year Award - February 1

Family Engagement Award in Honor of Jami-Beth Knapp - May 15

Pick A Reading Partner Award - June 15

Leadership Award in Honor of Jane Skrzypek - June 15

Twin Projects - Teacher Fellowship for Graduate Study in Memory of Richard Gazzola - June 15

Advocate in Action Award - None

Community Service Award - None

NYS PTA Honorary Life Membership - None

NYS PTA Distinguished Service Award - None

Golden Oak Award - None

Diamond Award - None    

These awards are presented in chronological order to help you keep track of upcoming deadlines. To apply for these awards, you may use the applications which appear on this website, or copies may be obtained from the NYS PTA office at 1-877-569-7782, or from your region PTA.  

Visit the National PTA website at for detailed information, including applications, of all National PTA awards.