Awards & Stipends

Awards & Stipends

Dr. Renee Bradley & Dr. Mitchell Yell

2017 Outstanding Leadership Award

The Midwest Symposium for Leadership in Behavior Disorders annually recognizes individuals for the following awards.

  • Outstanding Advocacy: Outstanding advocacy for students with Emotional or Behavioral Needs. Nomination info here.
  • Outstanding Leadership: Outstanding service and leadership to the field of E/BD at the national level.  Nomination info here.
  • Outstanding Educator: Outstanding achievement and excellence in classroom service to students with behavioral needs. Nomination info here.
  • Building Bridges Award: A stipend to a program serving students with behavioral needs to provide seed money for program development. Nomination info here.
  • Outstanding Building Leadership: Outstanding achievement and excellence as a building or program administrator serving students with behavioral needs. Nomination info here.


To review the criteria and nomination forms for these awards, select the title of the award. 

Past MSLBD Award & Stipend Recipients

Eric Common & Dr. Kathleen Lynne Lane

Eric Common, 2017 Doctoral Stipend Recipient