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2020 Excellence in Teaching Awards

Awards to Utah Teachers to Recognize
Significant Positive Impact on Students

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Utah Education Association (UEA)

Deadline Date:

12/08/19 - Submitted or Postmarked


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Awards of $1,500 to Utah public school teachers to recognize exceptional efforts in the classroom. Awards will be given to teachers that have made a positive significant impact on an individual student or group or students. Winners will be honored at an annual banquet and awards ceremony, and will be featured in a specially produced video profile.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 150048

Number of Grants:

Ten educators will each receive a cash award.

Estimated Size of Grant:

Educators will each receive a $1,500 cash award.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nominations are accepted for any licensed educator currently employed in a Utah public school.

Pre-Application Information:

Nominations must be submitted or postmarked by December 8, 2019.

To nominate a teacher, complete the online nomination form or complete and mail the printable form (pdf). A selection committee including past award winners will review nominations following the nomination deadline.

The awards will be presented at the KeyBank Superstars in Education banquet in May 2020.

Nominators of award recipients are required to participate in video filming along with the selected winner and assist in collecting classroom photographs and student release forms.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To nominate online:

To submit the printed nomination form, mail to:

Mike Kelley, UEA Director of Public Relations
875 East Pontiac Dr.
Murray, Utah 84107

For questions, please contact:

Mike Kelley, (801) 266-4461, ext. 101,, or
Meg Tanner, 801-417-0231,

875 E. Pontiac Drive (5180 S.)
Murray, UT 84107-5299
Phone: 801-266-4461
Toll Free: 800-594-8996
Fax: 801-265-2249

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USA: Utah

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