NJSCA Middle School Award 

Erin Lehman, 2017 Middle School Award Winner
Nominated by Kryssa Calderone, School Counselor
Wilber Watts Intermediate School
Burlington, New Jersey

Link to NJSCA 2017 Annual Awards Dinner Brochure


Information about the 2018 application will be available in February 2018.

Middle School students are eligible to participate in the NJSCA Middle School Awards, which are held annually at the NJSCA Awards Dinner in June. 

Two winners will receive a plaque and a $250 award each. Middle School Students (grades 6, 7 or 8) may submit an essay on the following topic: “My hopes and dreams for the future and how my school counselor will help me achieve them.” Essays should not exceed two pages.

The school counselor of the essay writer must be a current member of NJSCA. No essays will be considered without the counselor’s membership in NJSCA. Students must be a student at a New Jersey Middle School, grades 6-8. Essays are due on or before March 2018. 

Please contact the Middle School Awards Chair, Elana Liebeskind at 
eliebeskind@rutherfordschools.org with any questions.