NCSS Awards and Grants

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1. Outstanding Social Studies Teacher of the Year

  • 3 Awards- elementary, middle level and secondary
  • $2,500 cash prize
  • Up to $500 in 2017 NCSS Annual Conference travel expenses
  • 2016 Teacher of the Year Annual Conference Panel presentation
  • Complimentary 1 year NCSS membership

 

2. Grant for the Enhancement of Geographic Literacy

  • $2,500 Grant
  • 2018 NCSS Annual Conference project grant outcomes presentation session or webinar/webcast
  • Up to $800 in 2017 Annual Conference travel expenses

 

3. Award for Global Understanding Given in Honor of James M. Becker

  • $2,000 Cash prize
  • Up to $700 in 2017 NCSS Annual Conference travel expenses
  • 2016 NCSS Annual Conference presentation session or webinar/webcast
  • NCSS Conference Registration

 

4. FASSE Christa McAuliffe Reach for the Stars Award

  • $2,500 Grant
  • 2018 NCSS Annual Conference project grant outcomes presentation session or webinar/webcast 

 

 NCSS Research Awards