Join CAWS by December 19 and Nominate for 2023/2024 CAWS Teacher Awards

CAWS Exemplary Educator Awards - The Exemplary IB Educator Award of $500.00, is offered in recognition of an outstanding educator who has made their school and programme great. One each - PYP, MYP, DP & CP for $500.00.

CAWS PYP Educator Award, use this link -

CAWS MYP Educator Award, use this link-

CAWS DP Educator Award, use this link-

CAWS CP Educator Award, use this link-


CAWS Global Conference Award - One Award for up to $3500.00 reimbursement. The recipient of this award must agree to attend the 2024 IB Global Conference to be held in Washington DC from July 24-27, 2024.

CAWS IB Global Conference Award, use this link -


CAWS IB Teacher Training Award - One Award for up to $2500.00 reimbursement. The recipient of this award must agree to attend one of CAWS Training Sessions offered at Lake Tahoe on, June 19-22, 2024 (MYP/PYP/IB ED), June 23-26 (DP/CP) or June 27-30 (PYP, MYP, Cat 3, DP/CP, IB ED).

CAWS IB Teacher Training Award, use this link -


Nominators (principal or coordinator) must submit:

  • CAWS recommendation form: a typed statement (500 words max.) illustrating why you are recommending this educator for a CAWS IB Educator Award.


  • Each winner will receive an engraved plaque in addition to their award.


You are eligible to nominate someone for an award if your school is a current member of CAWS. Membership fees must be received and deposited by CAWS Financial Advisor, Tom Krucli, 32 Korite, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 no later than December 19, 2023.


Each CAWS member school may submit 1 application per member programme per award. All applications with supporting documents are due on December 19, 2023.


CAWS Membership Form


Winners will be contacted for completion of photo/video release forms. Schools with winning applications will be notified by the end of January 2024. 


Awards will be presented at the CAWS Annual Spring Conference on Monday, February 26, 2024.


If you have any questions please contact me.


Best wishes,

Laurel Ferreira

CAWS Scholarship Chair

[email protected]