New England Aquarium Ocean Stewardship Award Nomination Form - EDUCATOR CATEGORY 2013-2014

Nomination Form

Thank you for taking the time to nominate an outstanding school group for a New England Aquarium 2014 Ocean Stewardship Award!

Winners will receive a free Aquarium program at their school in the fall of 2014 ($400 value). Winners will also be featured on our website and in our education newsletter.

Educator—Open to all K-12 classroom teachers in New England. Self-nominations welcome.
Aquarium staff and active volunteers are not eligible until after at least one full year of separation from their employment or volunteer role.

Nomination Deadline
May 1, 2014
Applicants will be reviewed by a committee of Aquarium staff and external colleagues. All nominees will be notified of results by June 1, 2013.

How to Apply
Complete the online nomination form.

Successful nominations are supported by photos or videos of classrooms and projects as well as scanned samples of student work (artworks, essays, poems, etc). To include these materials in your nomination, please email them to with subject line “Ocean Award Nomination Materials.”

Questions? Contact the Teacher Resource Center at or 617.973.6590

1. Contact Information (nominee):
2. If you are nominating yourself, please check the box below and skip to question #4.

If you are nominating someone else for this award, please continue directly to question #3.
3. Contact Information (person nominating):
4. In 200 words or less, explain how the nominee has inspired you and/or others to take action to protect our blue planet. If self-nominating, explain what has inspired you to educate others about ocean conservation.
5. In 200 words or less, please describe the specific projects and/or classroom activities that the nominee has been doing to educate others about ocean conservation.
6. In 200 words or less, inform us of any additional information about the nominee that you feel is important with regards to this award.
7. Our Ocean Stewardship Award is our way to recognize your amazing efforts to protect the ocean as well as to inspire others to do the same. If selected, we would like to share your stories on our website and in our education newsletter.

Please read the following statement and check the box to agree. If you have any questions, please contact the Teacher Resource ( or 617.973.6590)
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