Professional Resource

The ZERO TO THREE Lifetime Achievement Award

The ZERO TO THREE Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes substantive contributions to improving the lives of infants, toddlers and their families.


About the Award

The ZERO TO THREE Lifetime Achievement Award for Dedication to Improving the Lives of Young Children recognizes individuals who have made substantive contributions of national or international significance to improving the lives of infants, toddlers and their families. Award recipients are individuals whose research, practice, teaching, or advocacy has had a demonstrable impact on very young children and those who care for them.


Nomination Requirements

Please include the following with your nomination submission:

  1. A 100-250 word citation, summarizing the nominee’s contributions
  2. A brief (500 words max) description of the nominee’s work
  3. The nominee’s resume or vita
  4. Two letters of endorsement from individuals who support the nomination

Nominations for the 2021 Award are no longer being accepted.

If you have any questions, please contact Ryan Sabot.


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    Ryan Sabot

    Senior Manager, Individual & Major Gifts