Reward and Inspire

The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the nation's highest honors for teachers of mathematics and science (including computer science). Awardees serve as models for their colleagues, inspiration to their communities, and leaders in the improvement of mathematics and science education.

Since 1983, more than 4,700 teachers have been recognized for their contributions in the classroom and to their profession. If you know great teachers, nominate them to join this prestigious network of professionals.

Nominations Are Now Closed

Nominations for mathematics and science teachers of grades K-6 will open in Fall of 2017.

Applications Are Now Closed

Applications for mathematics and science teachers of grades K-6 will open in Fall of 2017.

When nominations and applications open, we can let you know! Contact us at info@paemst.org.
PAEMST Alumni: Stay Connected

If you are a past recipient of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), we encourage you to stay involved with the program. To ensure we have your most up-to-date contact information, please log in below with your username and password and submit the Alumni Information Update Form. If you do not know your username or password, please contact us at info@paemst.org.

AWARDEES ANNOUNCED AUGUST 2016

On August 22, 2016, 213 mathematics and science teachers were announced as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Click here to meet the awardees and learn more!