Outstanding Advocate for Gifted Children Award: In order to recognize outstanding educators, parents, administrators, legislators and other individuals and/or groups who show unflinching support for gifted children, MAGC presents the Outstanding Advocate for Gifted Children Award at the annual conference. Nominations are accepted from administrators, parents, former gifted students, affiliate groups and/or members of MAGC. Outstanding Administrator Advocate for Gifted Children Award: MAGC recognizes an Outstanding Administrator Advocate (among those nominated) with an engraved plaque at the annual conference. Superintendents, principals, program directors, or other school administrators who show unflinching support for gifted children and gifted education in Mississippi schools are eligible for nomination. Nominations are accepted from teachers of the gifted, parents, affiliate groups, and/or members of MAGC. Previous recipients are not eligible for nomination. Previous recipients of the Outstanding Advocate Award for Gifted Children.
*Outstanding parent/group advocates for gifted children may be nominated for the Sherrye C. Thompson Parent Advocate Award.