From December 20 to January 4, the Museum will be open from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. The Museum will be CLOSED Christmas Day, December 25.
T

2014 - 2015 Educator's Guide

Plan an Outstanding School YearGet Information on Museum Field Trips, Outreach Programs, Curriculum, and Professional Development Opportunities.Download the Educator’s Guide

Celebrating Excellence in Science


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.
 

2015 Student Awards

Two annual awards of $2,000 go to two high school juniors in Harris County. 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.

To nominate a student, please fill out the 2015 Student Scholarship Form.

Please note: only one student nomination per school. The deadline for all submissions is April 24, 2015.
 

2015 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 demonstrates significant ability and dedication to teaching in either discipline in Harris County.

You may nominate an outstanding teacher by filling out the 2015 Teaching Award Form.

The deadline for all submissions is April 24, 2015.
 

2014 Awards

The 2014 Excellence in Science or Mathematics Awards and Scholarships were presented to the winners at a special luncheon held at The Junior League of Houston on October 21. The recipients and guests at the luncheon were treated to keynote speaker Dr. Bonnie J. Dunbar, Astronaut, Accomplished Engineer, and Science Educator.

The winners of the 2014 Evelyn Frensley Scholarships for Outstanding Achievement in Science or Mathematics are:

Rebecca Grekin
Memorial High School

Rachel Shenoi
Michael DeBakey High School for Health Professions
 

The winners of the 2014 Wilhelmina C. Robertson Excellence in Science or Mathematics Teaching Awards are:

Erin Meyers
Cypress Lakes High School

Nancy Brock
Oyster Creek Elementary School

 

For More Information

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
713-639-4651

Related Photos
Sign Up For
Our Newsletter
Join Us
On Facebook
Follow Us
On Twitter

© 2014 Houston Museum of Natural Science

5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston Texas 77030
Information/Tickets: 713.639.4629
Contact Us · Privacy Policy