TETA Awards

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The process must be completed by October 15th!

Award Types

  • Emeritus
    • A prestigious TETA award given to an individual (retired) who has made an extraordinary contribution to the Texas Educational Theatre Association:
      • Maximum of 1 award;
      • Will be presented at the TheatreFest Awards ceremony (award);
      • Will receive lifetime membership and registration.


  • Founders
    • A prestigious TETA award given to an individual who has made an extraordinary contribution to the Texas Educational Theatre Association:
      • Maximum of 1 award;
      • Will be presented at the TheatreFest Awards ceremony (award);

  • Educator of the Year Awards
    • This award is given in recognition of outstanding accomplishment in the teaching of theatre. The recipient(s) must be a member of the Texas Educational Theatre Association, Inc.
      • Maximum of 4 awards, as defined below:
        • Higher Education (2);
        • K-12 (2).
      • Will be presented at the TheatreFest Awards ceremony (award);


  • Administrator of the Year
    • This award is given in recognition of outstanding support of the field of educational theatre:
      • Maximum of 1 award;
      • Will be presented at the TheatreFest Awards ceremony (award);


  • TETA Board of Directors Award of Excellence
    • This recognition is given to a member who has demonstrated excellence in service to the Texas Educational Theatre Association for the previous fiscal year in which it is awarded.
      • Maximum of 5 Recognitions;
      • Will be determined by the current Board of Directors;
      • Will be presented at the TheatreFest Awards ceremony (certificate).


Want to nominate someone for an award?

Click Here to submit a nomination.


The process must be completed by October 15th!