Civic Learning Awards

The 2022 Civic Learning Award season is here!

Civic Learning Award deadline feb 4The deadline for K-12 public schools to apply is Friday, February 4, 2022. If your school or organization has a program, class, or club that excites your students about their democracy, submit an application. This year, we're encouraging schools to share their civics story by submitting an optional video with their application. Learn more at

About the Awards
The awards are presented at three levels (Merit, Distinction, and Excellence) in the categories Elementary, Middle, and HIgh School. Schools receiving the highest honor, the Award of Excellence, receive a visit by Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye (pending public health directives).

Also, Champions of Civics are honors presented to a select few number of recipients who are nominated for their dedication to the civic learning movement. This honor was presented for the first time in 2021. See News Release.

Apply for a Civic Learning Award | Nominate a Champion of Civics