NCTE/Professional Awards Files, 1957-1986 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/71/34
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
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Description: NCTE Professional Awards Files contain correspondence, memoranda, award citations, criteria, nominations, recipient directories, and presentation statements for professional awards given by NCTE to scholars, researchers, and educators including the David H. Russell Award (established in 1963 as the Distinguished Research Award to honor outstanding work of scholarship or research in the teaching of English); the Distinguished Service Award (established in 1950 as the W. Wilbur Hatfield Award to recognize individuals who have exhibited valuable professional service to the profession); the Executive Committee Award; J.N. Hook Scholarship; and Teacher of the Year.