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Canada’s Dance Educator of the Year Contest

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31st, 2019

WE ARE ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING FOUR CATEGORIES:

  • DANCE EDUCATOR OF YEAR (STUDIO 18+)
  • DANCE EDUCATOR OF YEAR (SCHOOL BOARD 18+)
  • DANCE STUDIO OWNER OF YEAR (18+)
  • DANCE ASSISTANT OF YEAR (16-18)

YOU COULD WIN A PRIZE PACK WORTH UP TO $200!*

PRIZE PACK WORTH APPROX. $200 CAD:
(Est. Retail Value – Exception Dance Assistant of Year not Eligible for this prize pack)
  • 2 FREE TICKETS to ANY OF OUR DANCE EDUCATORS CONFERENCES 2019 (res. apply)
  • CNADE Dance Bag
  • CNADE logo-tee
  • $25 Gift Card to spend on our ODTTP or Adult Classes 

Prize Pack for Dance Assistant of the Year:

(Prize Pack worth approx. $80 CAD – Est. Retail Value)
  • CNADE Dance Bag
  • CNADE Head Wrap
  • CNADE Logo Tee
  • $25 Gift Card to spend on our Assistant Workshops or Courses

Canada’s National Academy of Dance Education is pleased to present the CNADE Dance Educator Awards. These awards recognize Canadian Dance Educators (studio/school board), Studio Owners and Dance Assistants who demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning and professional development in Dance Education. They also encourage and foster an environment of lifelong learning for those they teach and/or work with in their communities.

NOMINATIONS ARE SCORED IN EACH OF THE FOLLOWING 5 CATEGORIES:

  • LOCAL COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT & INVOLVEMENT
  • LIFELONG LEARNING & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
  • CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE CANADIAN DANCE LANDSCAPE
  • PROFESSIONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE DANCE EDUCATION COMMUNITY
  • MOTIVATES & SUPPORTS OTHERS THAT ARE INTERESTED IN PURSUING CAREERS OR CONTINUING EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES IN FIELD OF DANCE

NOMINATE SOMEONE TODAY!!!

Contest Rules & Regulations

The 2019 Dance Educator Awards will be administered according to the following guidelines. Nominators and nominees must comply with these guidelines, and they will be deemed to have read and understood the requirements if they participate in the awards nomination process. 

NOMINATIONS THAT ARE INCOMPLETE OR DO NOT COMPLY WITH THESE GUIDELINES MAY BE DISQUALIFIED.

Award nominations can be made by individuals who follow the criteria below:

NOMINEES, NOMINATORS & GUESTS MUST BE @ LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE TO ENTER (exception Dance Assistant of Year 16-18 yrs)

NOMINEES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR NOMINATION IF THEY HAVE WON THE TITLE OF DANCE EDUCATOR OF YEAR DANCE STUDIO, DANCE STUDIO OWNER OF YEAR, DANCE ASSISTANT OF YEAR OR DANCE EDUCATOR OF YEAR SCHOOL BOARD IN THE PAST 3 YEARS.

NOMINEES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR NOMINATION IF THEY ARE FULL-TIME, PART-TIME OR CONTRACT EMPLOYEES OF CANADA’S NATIONAL ACADEMY OF DANCE EDUCATION (CNADE INC.)

NOMINEES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR NOMINATION IF THEY ARE PAST EMPLOYEES OF CANADA’S NATIONAL ACADEMY OF DANCE EDUCATION (CNADE INC.)

NOMINATOR MUST NOT BE RELATED TO THE NOMINEE. (ie. FAMILY, EXTENDED FAMILY)

NOMINEES AND NOMINATORS MUST BE A CANADIAN CITIZEN.

Prize Value and Winners:

TOTAL PRIZE VALUE $200 CAD (not redeemable for cash or credit)

CHANCES OF WINNING ARE DETERMINED BY THE NUMBER OF ENTRIES WE RECEIVE

WINNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY EMAIL BY JAN. 15, 2020.

DECISIONS MADE BY THE AWARDS SELECTION COMMITTEE ARE FINAL.

WE THANK ALL PARTICIPANTS FOR THEIR INTEREST; HOWEVER, ONLY SUCCESSFUL NOMINATORS AND NOMINEES WILL BE CONTACTED REGARDING AWARD RESULTS.

Personal Information

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE NOMINATORS AND NOMINEES IS COLLECTED FOR THE SOLE PURPOSE OF ADMINISTERING THE 2019 CNADE DANCE EDUCATOR AWARDS. IT WILL BE USED TO SELECT AND PUBLICIZE THE ACHIEVEMENTS OF AWARD RECIPIENTS.

BY SUBMITTING THE NOMINATION FORM, EACH NOMINATOR AND NOMINEE:

• Agrees to abide by the guidelines that govern the 2019 CNADE DANCE EDUCATOR AWARDS;

• Consents to having their photograph taken for awards-related publicity purposes;

• Consents to the use of their name, community, photograph and nomination material in any awards-related publicity carried out by Canada’s National Academy of Dance Education;

Category and Nominations

INDIVIDUALS CANNOT BE NOMINATED IN MORE THAN ONE AWARD CATEGORY. IF MORE THAN ONE NOMINATION IS SUBMITTED FOR THE SAME NOMINEE IN DIFFERENT CATEGORIES, ONLY THE FIRST NOMINATION RECEIVED WILL BE CONSIDERED.

INDIVIDUALS CANNOT BE NOMINATED MORE THAN ONCE IN ANY AWARD CATEGORY. IF MORE THAN ONE NOMINATION IS SUBMITTED FOR THE SAME NOMINEE IN SAME AND/OR DIFFERENT CATEGORIES, THE NOMINATION MAY BE DISQUALIFIED. 

NOMINATIONS CANNOT BE SUBMITTED WITHOUT THE PERMISSION OF THE NOMINEE.

NOMINEES MUST MEET THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA OUTLINED IN THIS NOMINATION PACKAGE.

NOMINATIONS THAT ARE INCOMPLETE OR DO NOT COMPLY WITH THESE GUIDELINES MAY BE DISQUALIFIED. CNADE Inc. TAKES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR INCOMPLETE, INACCURATE, LOST OR LATE NOMINATIONS.

NOMINATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN DEC. 31st, 2019.

Conference Registration

WINNERS (and their guests) MUST REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE ONLINE AT LEAST 30 DAYS PRIOR TO THE CONFERENCE DATE TO RESERVE THEIR SPOT.

IF THE WINNERS FAIL TO CONFIRM THEIR ATTENDANCE AT THE CONFERENCE BY REGISTERING ONLINE 30 DAYS BEFORE THE CONFERENCE DATE THE WINNER AND THEIR GUEST WILL LOOSE THEIR RESERVED SPOTS (Max. of 2 spots total) AND THEIR SPOTS WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC.

WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CANCEL THE CONFERENCE DUE TO LOW REGISTRATION, IN WHICH CASE NO PRIZE WILL BE AWARDED.