Throughout Delaware there are exceptional teachers and administrators working to prepare their students to become environmentally aware citizens with creative lessons, impactful projects, and outdoor experiences.
Delaware Nature Society is proud to recognize formal and non-formal educators or administrators who go above and beyond to ensure their students develop a sense of stewardship for the environment with the Outstanding Environmental Educator of the Year Award.
Bestowed on one or more inspirational teachers annually since 1982, Outstanding Environmental Educator of the Year recipients are honored at Delaware Nature Society’s Annual Meeting in early April and also receive:
- $500 towards a class field experience, personal enrichment program or trip, or other products or services offered by Delaware Nature Society
- An original, personalized watercolor painting Award Certificate
- A one-year household membership to Delaware Nature Society
- Statewide recognition through press releases and posting on Delaware Nature Society’s website
Applications must be received by 5 pm on Friday January 27, 2017.
Email application to David Pragoff, School and Group Programs Team Leader at
Only complete applications will be considered. Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit supporting documentation such as photographs, lesson plans, student work, or other materials.
Contact David Pragoff, School & Group Programs Team Leader at
or at 302.239.2334, ext 133 if you have questions about the Outstanding Environmental Educator Award.