Kuhn-Barnett Award

Kuhn-Barnett Award Application

Send nomination forms to:
Virginia Kuhn-Barnett Award

c/oKaren Zawora

The Kuhn Barnett Award is the highest honor bestowed by VA CEC. Named for the first director of special education in Virginia, this award is presented to a person selected for exemplary and meritorious service on behalf of exceptional children at the state level, and/or service in Virginia Council for Exceptional Children.


The selected nominee for the Kuhn-Barnett Award will be recognized for their outstanding leadership and/or service on behalf of exceptional children. For consideration for Kuhn-Barnett Award, nominators should submit a letter of application to the designated contact and address below. One person will be selected as the Virginia CEC Kuhn-Barnett Award winner. Virginia Council for Exceptional Children will present this award at our annual conference.

For questions, please contact Karen Zawora via email: kzawora@spotsyschools.us and/or phone: 540-729-7976.

Send nomination forms to:
Virginia Kuhn-Barnett Award 
c/o Karen Zawora • kzawora@spotsyschools.us