2021 STEM Teacher award nominations open
Know an outstanding STEM teacher? Someone who demonstrates the incredible impact science, technology, engineering and math have on the world every day? Nominate them for the
2021 Iowa STEM Teacher Award, sponsored by Kemin Industries.
Now in its seventh year, this award celebrates teachers who inspire a passion for STEM in their students. It recognizes leadership and dedication that increases student interest in and
awareness of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The award is given to one teacher from each of the six Iowa STEM regions. Recipients receive $1,500 for their classroom,
along with an additional $1,500 for personal use.
Deadline to complete nominations is Friday, October 9. Recipients will be announced in January 2021.
The nomination process is simple and open to everyone, including fellow teachers, school administrators, students and parents. Visit iowastem.gov/teacheraward-application
to submit a nomination and learn more.