Educator of the Year


Are You the Next Educator of the Year?

AFMTE Educator of the YearThe Alliance for Massage Therapy Education, Biofreeze, and BonVital’ are excited to announce that we are accepting applications for the 2016 Educators of the Year Award (1 for a teacher in a school setting and 1 for a continuing education provider). This award honors excellence in massage therapy and bodywork education, and serves to foster a culture that supports raising the standards of excellence in massage therapy and bodywork education. The recipients are chosen based on their experience, teacher training taken, and how well they meet the Core Competency standards that the AFMTE published in 2013. The Core Competency document includes ten standards, each of which describe the knowledge, skills, and attitudes which form the basis for effective and successful teaching.

The 2016  Educator of the Year Winners 

Watch  the live Facebook Video announcing Winners 

 The Alliance announced 2016 Educator of the Year Winners - meet them in person at the 2017 Educational Congress

If you have questions please email Thank you those who participated!  

Each Winner Receives

  • 1-year Membership in the AFMTE
  • 1 free registration to the 2017 AFMTE Conference
  • Award
  • $1,000 Stipend (for travel, lodging, and miscellaneous expenses) to be reimbursed at the conference
  • $250 worth of FREE Products from Biofreeze and BonVital’ featuring their top product lines
  • Meet the winners in person at the 2017 Educational Congress 





Meet all our recipients since 2013 here




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