Distinguished Education Service Award (DESA)


DESA nominations will be accepted from current BEA members.  

Nominations for candidates are accepted starting in September each year.

Nomination package should include

  • Three (3) letters of support detailing the nominee’s service record, preferably from the following:
    • Administrators
    • Students
    • Colleagues
    • Representatives from Community/Professional organizations
  • Other materials may include contributions in curriculum development, fundraising support, consulting service and participation in BEA and other media education and professional associations.
  • A copy of the nominee’s curriculum vitae or professional resume.