The Excellence in Action Awards (EIA)

The 23rd Annual Excellence in Action Awards were held on May 2, 2022.

Excellence in Action Awards

The Excellence in Action Awards (EIA) were established for parents to recognize individuals who have made a difference in the life of their child with special needs who receives Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS) Exceptional Student Education (ESE) services.  Over the last 22 years, family members, including students, have been inspired to submit hundreds of nominations for administrators, teachers, support staff, transportation staff, therapists, community members, and volunteers who have touched their lives.

EIA nomination submissions were accepted from family members and students only.

Special Awards

Special Awards have been added over the years to recognize individuals and organizations who have made broad contributions through their leadership and innovative programs that enhance the lives of families who have children with special needs and their communities.  These special awards are the Millie Bucy Positive Parent Involvement Award and the Community Impact Award.

Look at our program for a list of all the nominees and our winners brochure to see who won!

Event Program

 Winners Brochure


Winner recognition made possible by a grant from Suncoast Credit Union

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