The IACET Awards program honors deserving individuals, innovators, projects or programs that have significantly contributed to the field of continuing education and training. IACET affiliates are invited to submit self-nominations or nominations for other Accredited Provider programs. The deadline for nominations will be May 2022.

All submission for the 2022 IACET Call for Nominations must be submitted through the ProposalSpace platform. When submitting a Proposal, it is critical that all Nomination information is fully completed and updated.

For New Users | New ProposalSpace users may create a create account prior to submit their proposal by clicking here.

Existing Users | Existing ProposalSpace users may update their account information (e.g. email, title, etc.) by clicking here.

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Key Dates and Deadlines

  • Call for Nominations Opens | March 14, 2022
  • Call for Nominations Closes | July 1, 2022
  • Award Review Begins | July 5, 2022
  • Award Review Concludes | July 8, 2022
  • Notification of Winners & Finalists | July 29, 2022

Deadlines may be shifted based on the discretion of IACET Staff and the number of proposals received. Changes modified to the Nomination Review, Conclusion, or Notification of Winners & Finalists will be communicated to Nomination Submitters ahead of time.

Proposal Peer Review Criteria

2022 IACET Call for Nominations Peer Review Criteria for Submission differ based on the Award submitted for by the submitter. Across all nominations, the Review Committee will give preference to those excelling in the following elements:

  • Alignment and connection to the identified award.
  • Informative and data-driven reasonings for Submission Criteria.
  • Applicable and relevant information.
  • Well-defined format and presentation of information.
  • Minimal spelling, grammar, and typographical errors.

For detailed information on the criteria for each Award, please follow the link above to the ProposalSpace platform.

Peer Review Process

All nominations are submitted for peer review based on the Award identified by the submitter. Submissions are scored based on the above-identified rubric aligned to each award, with ties broken by the committee chair. Once submitted, changes to the award nomination may not be altered or updated by the applicant. Award recipients will be honored at the IACET Awards Dinner on Thursday, September 15, 2022, at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort in Clearwater Beach, FL. If you have questions about the process, please contact Jessica Perdomo at


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