The National History Teacher of the Year Award recognizes outstanding K–12 American history teachers across the country. Nominate a teacher today!
- National Winner receives a $10,000 prize presented at an award ceremony in their honor in New York City.
- State winners receive a $1,000 prize and an archive of classroom resources.
Important Calendar Dates
- Deadline for 2015 nominations: February 15, 2015
- Updated deadline for 2015 nominees to submit supporting materials: March 22, 2015
The 2015 National History Teacher of the Year Award will honor an outstanding elementary school teacher. The 2016 award will honor a middle or high school teacher.
For more information, visit our eligibility page.
National History Teacher of the Year is co-sponsored by: