The 2019 Prime Minister’s Awards competition is now open!
Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence
These awards honour outstanding and innovative elementary and secondary school teachers in all disciplines for their remarkable educational achievements and for their commitment to preparing their students for a digital and innovation‑based economy. The recipients’ monetary awards are funded by the RBC Foundation
Prime Minister’s Awards for Excellence in Early Childhood Education
The Prime Minister’s Awards for Excellence in Early Childhood Education have honoured outstanding early childhood educators since 2002, with almost 250 educators honoured to date. Recipients are honoured for their leadership, exemplary early childhood education practices, and their commitment to help build the foundation children need to make the best possible start in life.
Prime Minister’s Awards for Teaching Excellence in STEM
These awards recognize inspirational Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) teachers at the elementary or secondary school level who keep students engaged in STEM learning and who help develop the culture of innovation that Canada needs today, and in the future.
Prime Minister’s Awards recipients can receive:
- Cash awards (up to $5,000)
- A certificate from the Prime Minister
- National recognition and promotion of their best teaching practices
Nominate an educator for a 2019 Prime Minister’s Award here: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/home.nsf/html/pma_site-select-eng.html
Deadline: January 14, 2019