CAST/AVS Award

CAST Awards For Excellence in Science Teaching

CAST and the American Vacuum Society offer awards for Excellence in Science Teaching in the state of Colorado.  The awards are presented each year at the Colorado Science Conference, in November, in the amount of $500 each.  A CAST Award is selected at each of four levels: Elementary, Middle School, High School, and College/Informal.  To be eligible for the CAST award you must be a CAST member in good standing.  For the Elementary, Middle School, and High School awards, you also must be currently teaching science in a Colorado school. Nominees for the College/Informal award do not have to be teaching, but must be involved in science education in Colorado.

Deadline for submission is by September 30, 2018.

To nominate yourself or another individual, please click on the link below or submit the application as indicated on the file below.

CAST Excellence in Science Teaching Online Application

CAST Excellence in Science Teaching Application to Download

CAST Excellence in Teaching Awardees




CONGRATULATIONS to Teresa Higgins - awarded the 2017 CAST College Excellence in Teaching Award!




CONGRATULATIONS to Lisa Johnson - awarded the 2017 CAST Secondary Excellence in Teaching Award!



CONGRATULATIONS to DeLene Hoffner - awarded the 2017 CAST Elementary Excellence in Teaching Award!



CONGRATULATIONS to Mesa Advisory Group - awarded the 2017 CAST Middle School Excellence in Teaching Award!


American Vacuum Society Award for Excellence in Science Teaching

The American Vacuum Society also sponsors an award for Excellence in Science Teaching in the state of Colorado.  The award is presented each year at the Colorado Science Conference, in November, in the amount of $500.  You do not need to be a CAST member to receive the AVS award.  To be eligible, you must be currently teaching science in a Colorado school.

Deadline for submission is by September 30, 2018.

To nominate yourself or another individual, please click on the link below or submit the application as indicated on the file below.

AVS Excellence in Science Teaching Online Application

AVS Excellence in Science Teaching Application of Download

American Vacuum Society's Excellence in Teaching Awardee



CONGRATULATIONS to Cherie Wyatt - awarded the 2017 American Vacuum Society's Excellence in Teaching Award!

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