National Science Teachers Association Invites Nominations for Shell Science Teaching Award

The , with support from , is inviting nominations for the Shell Science Teaching Award, an annual program that recognizes an outstanding classroom science teacher (K–12) who has had a positive impact on his or her students, school, and community through exemplary classroom teaching.

The award includes a $10,000 cash prize and an all-expense paid trip to attend NSTA’s national conference; two finalists will also receive all-expense-paid trips to the conference.

Nominees must be a classroom teacher whose responsibilities include teaching science. In addition, nominees must have a minimum of eight years of experience (not including the current school year) as a teacher of science, and must teach in a private or public school in the United States, a U.S. territories, a Department of Defense school, or in Canada.

See the NSTA website for complete program guidelines, information about previous winners, an informational webinar, and nomination instructions.