Principal of the Year Nominations
Nominations for DoDEA PoY may be submitted by students, teachers, parents, DoDEA leadership, and military community members. (DoDEA Principals may not self-nominate.)
If you are interested in nominating a DoDEA principal candidate for the DoDEA Principal of the Year Program, please complete this form to include a statement identifying the strengths and skills that you feel make the nominee eligible for this award. Successful candidates will be required to complete a formal application upon notification from their regional point-of-contact.
See AWARD AND PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES to learn more about the benefits of being named DoDEA principal of the year.
2023 Principal of the Year Timeline
|Nomination Period||Aug 1 - Nov 14, 2022|
|Application Period||Nov 21, 2022 - Jan 13, 2023|
|Regional POY Selection Period||Jan 23 - Feb 24, 2023|
|DoDEA POY Announcement and Celebration Period||Feb 27 - Apr 7, 2023|
|DoDEA POY Selection Period (HQ)||Feb 27 - Apr 7, 2023|
|DoDEA POY Announcement, Celebration, and Initiation of National Application Process||Apr 10 - May 12, 2023|