Nominations will open in September for the 2022 Celebration of Afterschool. If you would like to register someone who will be recognized for the PDI, please use the “Presenter/Recognition” registration option.
Outstanding Professional Award
This award is presented to an individual who serves as a model to other afterschool professionals around the state, exhibiting career proficiency and personal excellence. The individual receiving this award should not only be seen as a leader in their programming, but also in making positive contributions to the field of afterschool in Missouri.
Rising Star Award
This award is presented to an individual who has been in the afterschool field for 2 years or less, but has exhibited a passion and excitement for working with school-age youth. The individual receiving this award should be seen as positive, enthusiastic, and innovative in delivering programming to youth each day.
In 2021, MASN recognized afterschool professionals and champions for their support of afterschool. Read more about the honorees and their accomplishments in the 2021 Celebration of Afterschool booklet.
In 2020 afterschool professionals and partners have gone above and beyond to serve the students and families of Missouri during the pandemic. Read more about the honorees and their accomplishments here: