ESA Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching

Entomological Society of America (ESA)


Grant amount: US $500

Anticipated deadline: Jun 1, 2019

Applicant type: Faculty

Funding uses: Education / Outreach

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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Overview:

Each year the Entomological Society of America, Certification Corporation, and the Entomological Foundation provide annual honors and awards to recognize scientists, educators, and students, who have distinguished themselves through their contributions to entomology.  

The purpose of this award is to honor the role of entomological education as a basis for the entire discipline by recognizing an ESA member who is deems to the most outstanding educator of the year.

This award consists of $500 and an inscribed plaque presented at the ESA Annual Meeting.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • The nominee must teach at the community college or university level.
  • The nominee must have excelled through innovations in developing new courses, programs, and teaching methods.
  • Only nominations from ESA Branches are accepted for the ESA Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching.
    • Each Branch is limited to one nomination per year.
  • Any candidate nominated, but not selected, may be renominated no more than two times within the two-year period after his/her initial submission.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. The nominee must be a current ESA member. Members can only submit in one Branch each year.