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brubaie

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2020 CEDA Awards
« on: February 20, 2020, 10:54:39 AM »
We invite the community to nominate students, coaches and colleagues for the 2020 CEDA Awards! Nominations are due Friday, March 13th and are made via CEDA’s website (cedadebate.org). There is a section on the front page for award nominations. We are seeking nominations for the following awards:

ALL-AMERICANS – honoring a maximum of 30 students (max of 2 per school) who demonstrate competitive success, academic success, good conduct, and contributions to their squad.

NATIONAL DEBATE SCHOLARS – honoring students who maintain strong academic records in addition to their competitive accomplishments. There are four categories of National Debate Scholars:
a. Summa cum laude. Minimum 3.75 GPA.
b. Magna cum laude. Minimum 3.5 GPA.
c. Cum laude. Minimum 3.25 GPA.
d. Honorable Mention. Minimum 3.0 GPA

THE BRIAN “BABY JO” JOHNSTON DEBATER OF THE YEAR AWARD – The Baby Jo Award is meant to celebrate the best of the best in our community. The ideal candidate demonstrates competitive success and a commitment to represent the highest values of the debate community.

THE OUTSTANDING NEW COMPETITOR AWARD – this award is for people who began their participation in interscholastic debate in college, are in their first year of competition and are participating at the CEDA championship tournament. Applications should demonstrate growth and strong participation in the activity.

THE MATT GRINDY OUTSTANDING GRADUATE STUDENT COACH – This award is intended to recognize excellence in graduate and professional obligations as well as their work as coaches.

THE GALENTINE AWARD – This award is named after Rebecca Galentine and is designed to recognize an outstanding female debate coach in CEDA. The ideal candidate can demonstrate service to programs and the organization, community building and competitive success.

THE BROWNLEE AWARD – The Brownlee Award is given annually to a forensic educator who demonstrates outstanding achievement in scholarship, education and service to CEDA. The award is named in honor of longtime coach and founding CEDA member Don Brownlee.

THE CEDA ALUMNI AWARD - This award recognizes outstanding achievement, contribution and service by a program alumna of a member school.

THE NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBATE AWARD - This award is given to the intercollegiate debate program which, over the course of the past academic year, has best advanced the values of debate in the public sphere.

PUBLIC ADVOCATE OF THE YEAR - The award acknowledges the contribution of an individual during the past year that made a positive contribution to public discourse on matters of social import.

brubaie

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Re: 2020 CEDA Awards
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2020, 01:55:55 PM »
The awards deadline has been extended to March 31. Please submit nominations for debate's many outstanding students and coaches!

brubaie

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Re: 2020 CEDA Awards
« Reply #2 on: March 31, 2020, 01:19:20 PM »
Just a friendly reminder that the deadline for submitting CEDA award nominations is at midnight tonight, March 31st. If you anticipate needing additional time to complete a submission please e-mail brubaie at gmail dot com ASAP. Hope this finds you and those you love safe and well!