Shell Science Teaching Award


  • Type: Corporate
  • Category: Competitive
  • Source: National Science Teachers Association and Shell Oil Company


  • Award Min: Not Stated
  • Award Max: Not Stated
  • Quantity: 1


  • Deadline: Dec 15, 2017
  • Funding Available: Not Stated
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Nominees must be classroom teachers whose responsibilities include teaching science. Nominees must have a minimum of eight (8) 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, U.S. Territories, Department of Defense schools, or in Canada.

National Science Teachers Association, with support from the Shell Oil Company, is inviting nominations for the Shell Science Teaching Award, an annual program that recognizes an outstanding classroom science teacher (K12) who has had a positive impact on his or her students, school, and community through exemplary classroom science teaching.

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

Additional Info:
The Shell Science Teaching Award recipient will receive $10,000. The recipient and the two finalists will each receive an all-expense-paid trip to attend the NSTA National Conference on Science Education. During the conference, they will be honored at the Awards Banquet. The recipient will also be recognized at the Teacher Awards Banquet. The 10 semifinalists will receive certificates of distinction.