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National Science Teachers Association's Angela Award


December 30

This award is open to any female student in grades 5 – 8, who is a resident of the United States, US Territories, or
Canada, and is enrolled full time in public, private, or home school. NSTA employees, NSTA Board and Council
members, award judges and their immediate families are not eligible to apply

Letter of nomination from teacher, parent, school administrator, or community leader.
An essay written by the student about her interest and involvement in science (up to 500 words)
Student is encouraged to include in essay future aspirations in science
Two letters of support from individuals who can give evidence of how the student meets the specific criteria for this
award. Letters must not exceed two pages each, and must accompany packet.
Up to two pages of support materials are required; e.g. photographs, news articles, science projects, etc…
Label each section; number each page

Education / Teaching ,Engineering


Dr. Gerry Wheeler Angela Award NSTA , 1840 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22201-3000