Golden Bell Promise Program Awards Form

Golden Bell Promise Program Awards Form

ASBA puts the spotlight on districts with a proven record of achieving excellence through their educational initiatives by awarding the prestigious ASBA Golden Bell Promise Programs Award to the educators and administrators who create and implement them. This award recognizes school initiatives from throughout the state that maximize the promise in each and every student and have shown outstanding student growth and success.

Initiatives selected to receive the Golden Bell Promise Programs Award must be student-oriented, have made a significant difference in student growth and success, and demonstrate district leadership and a commitment to educational equity and excellent outcomes for all students in the management of the initiative. 

This year, awards are presented in four categories: 

  • Elementary (pre-k through grade 8) 
  • High School (grades 9-12) 
  • Excellence in Collaboration 

A single award will be presented in each category. 

The awards are presented in conjunction with the ASBA-ASA Annual Conference.

Entry Requirements
The initiative must meet the criteria stated above. In addition: 

  • The nomination must show implementation dates to indicate the initiative has been in operation for at least one year. 
  • The official, online entry form must be completed fully. 

By a panel of educational leaders.


  • To submit your nomination online, click here (link to gravity form).

Completed nomination/entry materials are being accepted through  5 p.m. on Friday, October 28, 2022. 

Golden Bell Promise Program Awards Form:

Recognizing leadership excellence in educational initiatives or programs that contribute to student success and educational equity.