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Nominations Being Accepted for National Missing Children's Day Awards

November 21, 2014

Each year, the U.S. Department of Justice, through OJJDP, recognizes individuals, organizations, and agencies that have made a difference in recovering abducted children and protecting children from exploitation. Each May, the Department recognizes awardees at the annual National Missing Children's Day ceremony in Washington, DC.

Access the nomination forms for the 2015 National Missing Children's Day awards online:

The deadline for nominations is January 19, 2015.


Visit the Missing Children's Day Web site and the Awards Web page for nomination guidelines, eligibility requirements, and judging criteria.