Young Music Educator of the Year Award

The NMEA Outstanding Young Music Educator award is given in recognition of outstanding promise in music education. Please see the application for additional criteria and selection process information. Application deadline is September 15.

PREVIOUS AWARD WINNERS:

YEAR  

 RECIPIENT            

 RECIPIENT'S SCHOOL     

 2020

 Brian Nelsen

 Elkhorn Ridge Middle School

 2019

 Katie Brauer Morris

 Elliott Elementary, Lincoln

 2018

 Megan O'Brien

 Zeman Elementary, Lincoln

 2017

 Maureen Beck

 Fairbury High School

 2016

 Tyler Gruttemeyer

 Omaha South High School

 2014

 Joshua R. F. Harris

 Shickley Public Schools

 2013

 Blake Thompson

 Harvard Public Schools

 2012

 Tye Hanke

 Bennington Jr/Sr High School

 2011

 Lindsay Lund

 Kearney Catholic High School

 2009

 Brittany Rom

 Millard South High School

 2008

 Kylee Bruce

 Wood River Rural School

 2007

 Curtis Isaacson

 Omaha Northwest High School 

 2006

 Nathan Metschke

 Neligh-Oakdale Public Schools

 2005

 Jennifer Orvis

 Plattsmouth Schools

 2004

 Andy Walters

 Papillion-LaVista Schools

 2003

 Brandy Hirschbrunner

 Plattsmouth Schools

 2002

 David Sackschewsky

 Grand Island Northwest High School

 1999

 Nolan Schmit

 Syracuse/Dunbar/Avoca Schools