In 2016, NCDEO awarded the Lifetime Achievement to Jan Van Dyke at the first annual conference for her contributions to the dance community in North Carolina.

On a rotating basis, NCDEO will be giving out these awards at our conferences. Details to nominate a Dance Educator will be posted at a later date.

Award Categories:

Outstanding Leadership

Outstanding Dance Educator – Post Secondary

Outstanding Dance Researcher

Lifetime Achievement

Undergraduate Awards for NDEO conference

Graduate Awards for NDEO conference

K-12 Dance Educator Scholarship