Educator Excellence Awards

Educator Excellence Awards honor educators in grades K-12 who inspire enthusiasm for science with innovative approaches. Award recipients are given $1,000 educational improvement prizes for use in the classroom.

Educators can be nominated for three honors: the Teacher Excellence Award, the STEM Leadership Award, and the New Educator Excellence Award. Descriptions are in the nomination form below.

The nomination period for 2018 awards is closed.

Nomination Process

  • March 5, 2018: Nomination deadline
  • March 15, 2018: Nominees notified of finalist status
  • March 21, 2018: Finalist interviews with Selection Committee*
  • April 28, 2018: Da Vinci Science Center Gala*

* Educator nominees should hold these two evenings in order to be able to attend these two events in the event that they are selected.

Contact @Da Vinci Science Center: Karen Knecht, 484-664-1002, Ext. 108


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