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Nominate a Teacher

If you are a Northwestern University senior and would like to nominate a teacher with whom you took a course in high school for the Northwestern University Distinguished Secondary School Teacher Award, please visit teachernomination.northwestern.edu

The priority deadline for nominations for the Distinguished Secondary Teacher Award is December 1, 2017 at 11:59pm CST. Award recipients will be announced in April. Student nominators of the award winning teachers will also be recognized during commencement events.

Four teachers are selected, based on a process in which graduating seniors nominate teachers who have had transforming impact on students. Each teacher honored and his or her high school will receive an award of $5,000.

Please e-mail DSTAwards@northwestern.edu with any questions about the Northwestern University Distinguished Secondary School Teacher Award.

Nomination criteria

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