Recogniton Awards for MCCA Members

MCCA’s Public Policy and Professionalism Committee is seeking nominations for the 2018 recognition awards for MCCA members. 

The criteria, nomination forms and answer examples can be found on that specific award when you click on it below.

The deadline for nomination applications is

February 21, 2018.

Leader of the Year Award

Exceptional Early Childhood Educator Award

Exceptional Caregiver Award

Exceptional Family Child Care Provider Award

Educaring Award

Volunteer Award

Graduate Research Bursary Award

The recognition awards will be given out at MCCA’s annual conference at the banquet on May 25, 2018.

Ticket information regarding the banquet can be found on the conference page on Feb. 2, 2018.

Contact Karen Kowalski at  for more information.

MCCA’s Public Policy and Professionalism Committee would like to announce the 2017 Award recipients.

Leader of the Year:  Wanda Bruenig (Freight House Early Learning and Care Inc.)
Exceptional Early Childhood Educator:  Jeni Singer (Robertson Early Enrichment Program Inc.)
Exceptional Caregiver:  Holly Busko (Dawn & Dusk Before and After Child Program Inc.)
Educaring:  Souris Early Learning Programs & Souris School
Volunteer of the Year:  Lorna Struch (Dawn & Dusk Before and After Child Program Inc.)
Gretta Brown Red River College:  Arlene Talastas
Gretta Brown Universite de Saint-Boniface:  Melaine Anita Adou