The Annual General Meeting (AGM) Awards give OECTA the privilege of honouring former and active members who have given distinguished service at the provincial and local levels.Winners were honoured at the 2015 June Council of Presidents and were able to compete in five different categories:
Nomination forms are now available for the 2016 awards in the following categories:
The Marion Tyrrell Memorial Award for Merit - for a member who has made an outstanding contribution to Catholic education or the Association
The Pearse Shannon Memorial Association Service Award - for a current or past president or bargaining unit president who has made an outstanding contribution to the Association
The Life Membership Award - for a member who has devoted his/her professional life to the service of Catholic education
The Fintan Kilbride Memorial Social Justice Recognition Award - for a member who demonstrates significant personal commitment to the achievement of social justice).
Nomination forms are available by emailing email@example.com, however nominations are no longer being accepted for 2015-16.
OECTA is proud to sponsor the annual Young Authors Awards/Prix Jeunes Écrivains. The awards celebrate the writing talents and accomplishments of students, who submit short stories, poems, nonfiction articles and reports in both English and French.
Information about Young Authors Awards procedures are distributed to Association Representatives in schools early in the school year.