North Carolina Association for Athletic Education

NCAAE Awards

NCAAE awards are presented at the NCAAHPERD-SM Convention!  Come and join us as we honor our award winners! We are very proud of them, and we know you will be too!

Deadline:  The deadline for all NCAAHPERD-SM awards is June 10 of the current year.

Please take a minute to think of coaches and athletic directors you feel are deserving of recognition.

NCAAE Annually Recognizes:


  • Coaches of the Year must be members of the NCAAE and NCAAHPERD-SM.
  • Membership in the NCAAE and NCAAHPERD-SM is not required of Athletic Director of the Year honorees.
  • All NCAAE award recipients must show dedication to attaining and maintaining the knowledge and skills to provide optimum athletic education for their students.
  • Honorees should also demonstrate an understanding and appreciation for continuing education for athletic educators.