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.
2014 Educator Awards
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 11,2014 FOR EDUCATORS
We are extending the deadline for the 2014 Educator Awards. Please help us award the best teachers in Harris County by nominating a K-5th or 6-12th teacher now!
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 2014 Teaching Award Form.
The deadline for all submissions is July 11, 2014.
Last year’s Excellence in Science or Mathematics Awards and Scholarships were presented to the winners at a special luncheon held at the Houston Museum of Natural Science on December 12, 2013. The recipients and guests at the luncheon were treated to keynote speaker Canon Chris Pullin, Chancellor of Hereford Cathedral.
The winners of the 2013 Evelyn Frensley Scholarships for Outstanding Achievement in Science or Mathematics are:
Cinco Ranch High School
Robert E. Lee Hight School
The winners of the 2013 Wilhelmina C. Robertson Excellence in Science or Mathematics Teaching Awards are:
Bellaire High School
Woodland Acres Elementary
2014 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 2014 Student Scholarship Form.
Please note: only one student nomination per school. The deadline for all submissions is April 25, 2014.
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