2022 Award Information


Since 2003, an annual award for State Supervisor of the Year (SSOY) has been bestowed upon a deserving recipient.


The 2022 nomination process and award criteria are available below.

Materials are due by Friday, September 16, 2022.


The purpose of this award is to acknowledge an outstanding world language state supervisor whose leadership has had a profound impact at the state level and beyond. Achievements throughout one’s career as well as recent accomplishments in implementing standards-based reform and advocating for world language education are considered equally.

Nominations for the award are accepted from state world language organizations, state education agencies, the five regional world language organizations, and national language-specific organizations.

2022 Award Information


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