Henry County Community Foundation Teacher Excellence Award

The Henry County Community Foundation is excited to Announce the 14th Annual Teacher Excellence Award!

The Teacher Excellence Award is one of the highest honors our Foundation can bestow on an individual. The award recognizes the teacher and provides a significant cash award.

The award is to recognize teachers who demonstrate an unusual committment and inspire students to reach for difficult and lofty goals. Nominees will have earned the respect of students, parents and peers through sustained effort, high moral standards and the likelihood of enduring beneficial effects on the students with which they have worked.

Who Can Be Nominated? Any current full-time teacher of a public school within Henry County is eligible for nomination.

Who Can Nominate a Teacher? Any person—including parents, students, peers and citizens of the community may make nominations. The nomination form should be submitted by one who has had direct experience with the nominee.

Nominations are made by visiting our website at www.henrycountycf.org on the Grants page. Only ONLINE applications via the Community Force provider will be accepted. Questions about the nomination process can be addressed by email at info@henrycountycf.org or by phone at 765-529-2235.

Nominations must be made online and are open through April 12, 2019 at 5:00PM

Nominate at this link www.henrycountycf.org/grants/teacher-excellence-award/

Teacher Excellence Award Criteria

Preference will be given to nominations demonstrating:

  1. The basis for the nomination is consistent with those of the School Corporation (inspirational teaching, coaching, counseling or other service to students)
  2. The nomination addresses the extraordinary aspects of the nominee (exceptional creativity, extraordinary commitment to students, enduring interest and encouragement for the attainment of worthy objectives, exemplary character, role model, etc.).
  3. The nomination contains examples of the worthiness of the nominee.

Nominate at this linkwww.henrycountycf.org/grants/teacher-excellence-award/