The NPC Innovation Award recognises innovative partnership work between schools and parents which supports children to have the opportunity to reach their full potential. The Award seeks to shine a light on the excellent partnership work that we know Parents' Associations are engaging in across Ireland.
The Award application process is now open for 2019; to download the application form for 2019 please click here for a PDF version or you can also download a Word version on the RHS.
The criteria for submitting an application:
- The Parents' Association submitting the application must be a current member of NPC
- The project must fall into the category of at least one of Dr. Joyce Epstein's 6 themes of parental involvement (Parenting, Communicating, Volunteering, Learning at home, Decision Making and Collaborating with the community). See the award application form for further information on Dr. Epstein's themes.
- The project must have the potential to be replicated in other schools.
Click here to find out more about the Award winners in 2018