Government of Canada
04/27/21 11:59 AM Pacific Time; Postmarked for mailed nominations.
Awards to Canada elementary and secondary school teachers and groups of teachers from any discipline to honor exceptional contributions to education, as well as for excellence in STEM education. Award recipients will receive a certificate from the Prime Minister and national recognition for their achievements in education.
This awards program includes:
Teachers are eligible for two awards:
The regional evaluators look for clear evidence that nominees have excelled in all of the following five areas:
Applications for the Prime Minister's Awards for Teaching Excellence and for Teaching Excellence in STEM are judged on the same selection criteria.
GrantWatch ID#: 144481
Up to 35 awards (10 Excellence, 25 Achievement) are offered for Teaching Excellence and up to 17 awards (2 Excellence, 15 Achievement) for Teaching Excellence in STEM.
Recipients of the award receive the following:
- A certificate from the Prime Minister
- Promotion of their best teaching practices
- National recognition for their contribution to excellence in education in Canada
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Completed nomination packages can be sent on-line, by email or by regular mail (see the nomination form in Supporting Documents below).
Email submissions must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are having trouble downloading the nomination form, you can use the PDF print only nomination form (ZIP, 278 KB) or email email@example.com and you will be sent the form by email.
If you chose to submit a nomination by mail, send it to the following address:
Prime Minister's Awards
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
C.D. Howe Building
235 Queen Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H5
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