Awards & Scholarships

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Through the generosity of the Cockrell Foundation, The Houston Museum of Natural Science is proud to offer the Evelyn Frensley Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement in Science or Mathematics. The winners of the Excellence in Science or Mathematics Awards and Scholarships are presented at the Excellence in Science Luncheon.

2018 Student Scholarships
Two annual awards of $2,000 go to two high school juniors in the Houston area. Of special interest to the Museum review committee is a description of plans for college and future career and a description of projects or activities that demonstrate ability and interest in science or mathematics.

The deadline for all submissions April 20, 2018.

Download Student Scholarship Application.

2018 Educator Awards

In recognition of the fine educators of Houston we also offer the Wilhelmina C. Robertson Excellence in Science or Mathematics Teaching Award. This award of $2,000 will go to one K-5th grade science or math teacher and one 6th-12th grade science or math teacher who demonstrate significant ability and dedication to teaching in either discipline in the Houston area.

The deadline for all submissions April 20, 2018.

Download Teacher Award Application.

The winners of the 2017 Evelyn Frensley Scholarships for Outstanding Achievement in Science or Mathematics are:

Jasmine Huang
Bellaire High School, HISD

Joseph Hlavinka
St. John’s School, Houston

The winners of the 2017 Wilhelmina C. Robertson Excellence in Science or Mathematics Teaching Awards are:

Shana Steinhardt
Garden Oaks Montessori, HISD

Richard Embrick
David Crockett Middle School, FBISD

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