Each year, the Miami-Dade County Council PTA/PTSA recognizes local PTA/PTSA units, volunteers and school site adminsitrators that do incredible things for their students and communities – advocating for everychild, onevoice.
We will celebrate at the 21st Annual Awards and Recognition Gala & Exhibitor’s Fair on Thursday, May 25, 2017 in the Treetop Ballroom of Jungle Island. For tickets and information, CLICK HERE!
2017 Miami-Dade County Council PTA/PTSA Local Unit Awards, Criteria and General Information
Submission deadline: All applications must be submitted by May 1, 2017 at 11:59 P.M EST.
Finalists in all award categories will be notified no later than May 15, 2017.
Finalists in all award categories will be recognized at the Gala and listed in the Souvenir Program Book.
To be eligible for any of our awards, a local unit PTA or PTSA must be in “good standing”
- Have bylaws that are current (dated no earlier than April 15, 2014) and bear the Florida PTA stamp of approval
- Have paid National, State, and current-year County Council PTA dues by April 15, 2017
- Have participated in at least one approved County Council training event
- Be IRS-compliant (latest Form 990 filed)
Individuals nominated must be a member of the nominating PTA/PTSA for the current membership year
Any local unit applying for the Standard of Excellence Award must submit a copy of its approved budget
Local Unit Awards: (Click links below to apply for each award separately)