U.S. Presidential Scholars in Career
and Technical Education Program

The U.S. Presidential Scholars in Career and Technical Education Program recognizes and honors up to 20 students each year, on the basis of outstanding scholarship and demonstrated ability and accomplishment in career and technical education.

2019 Scholars

2018 Scholars

The Department has announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their accomplishments in academics, the arts, and career and technical education (CTE) fields. These students will be honored in a ceremony in Washington, DC, on June 24.

The press release, including a link to the complete list of scholars, is available at: https://www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/161-students-across-country-named-2018-us-presidential-scholars 

2017 Scholars


Department of Education's Website -
U.S. Presidential Scholars


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