About the series
EVENT: Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Applicant Webinars
The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the highest honors bestowed by the United States government for K-12 science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and/or computer science teaching, with up to 108 teachers awarded each year. Awardees receive $10,000 from NSF, attend an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., and receive a certificate signed by the President of the United States.
This year, the program is recognizing 7-12 grade teachers and is currently accepting nominations. To nominate an excellent science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and/or computer science teacher, visit https://www.paemst.org/nomination/nominate. Deadline for nominations is April 1st.
Applicant webinars will be held throughout the cycle to provide PAEMST nominees and applicants an in-depth look at the application, feature tips from alumni, and answer all questions. Please consider joining the team for an upcoming applicant webinar between March 27 and April 30 to learn more about the program and application process. To sign up for a webinar, visit www.paemst.org/webinar. The full schedule is as follows:
- Wednesday, March 27 at 6:00pm EDT
- Saturday, April 6 at 2:00pm EDT
- Monday, April 15 at 7:00pm EDT
- Saturday, April 20 at 2:00pm EDT
- Tuesday, April 23 at 7:00pm EDT
- Thursday, April 25 at 8:00pm EDT
- Tuesday, April 30 at 6:00pm EDT
NSF manages PAEMST on behalf of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.