Each year, the North Carolina Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education Center offers awards that recognize individuals and organizations whose extraordinary contributions to science, mathematics, and technology education in North Carolina are helping to advance education in NC.

Categories include K-8 teacher, 9-16 teacher, informal educator, administrator, student leadership as well as awards that recognize businesses and organizations that support STEM education.  Educator and student award recipients receive $1,000.

Recipients of the awards are honored in the spring at the Celebration of Science, Mathematics, and Technology.

View http://ncsmt.org/awards/overview/ for more information and to see videos of last year’s winners.   Deadline to nominate is December 1.