The Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association is accepting nominations for the 2017 MEMSPA Outstanding Practicing Principal award. This award is designed to recognize outstanding principals whose contributions to the profession are exemplary and recognized by their peers and communities alike. The program honors principals who have exhibited extraordinary leadership, commitment to their students and faculty, service to their communities and contributions to the overall profession, including their professional associations.

The winning elementary or middle level principal nominee will also be the MEMSPA candidate to the National Association of Elementary School Principals National Distinguished Principal Award in 2018. Nominations and supporting information are accepted from students, teachers, administrators, civic groups, and parents groups.

Nomination deadline: September 30, 2017
Winner to be announced: December 7, 2017

Please find the Nomination Form & Criteria here.

For more information contact Annette Erickson at