The HGS Teacher of the Year Award has been established to honor individuals whose extraordinary efforts or unique contributions are in earth science education. The selected Teacher is given a $500 cash award along with a plaque presented at an HGS Event. The HGS Teacher of the Year will be encouraged to apply to the GCAGS and AAPG Teacher of the Year Programs which offer greater cash bonuses ($1500 and $5000 respectively). Send requests or questions for requirements and procedures for award applications to Mike Deming HGS Awards Chairman at mike.deming.HGS@gmail.com.
All application materials must be mailed by April 1, 2019, to the HGS Office at: Houston Geological Society, Attn: Awards Chairman, 14811 St. Mary’s Lane, Suite 250, Houston, Texas 77079-2916.