The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people from diverse backgrounds all across North America. Fifteen top winners will each receive $10,000 to support their service work or higher education.
The Bill of Rights Institute is awarding $20,000 in scholarship prizes to 16 students in grades 8–12 (aged 14–19) who can explain, in 500 to 800 words, what they think the relationship is between Equality and Justice. To truly explore the question in the We the Students essay contest, students will need to go beyond “dictionary definitions” and express their understanding and reasoning about the connection between these two principles.
TheNational Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) is providing five $1,000 STEAM Educator grants to enhance STEAM-related activities, innovation, and classroom excellence for teachers in a STEAM field. Any high school STEAM teacher currently employed at a public or private high school in the United States or internationally is eligible to apply.
COVID-19 fundamentally changed the world, but none more radically than in the classroom. TheNational Society of High School Scholars created My Virtual Learning Success Story, an award to recognize those who were presented with a tough situation and, through the trials and tribulations of virtual learning, came out successful.
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)) is accepting applications for its Early Career Educator of Color Leadership Awards. The program supports these teachers as they build accomplished teaching careers in literacy education.