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Bronx Recognizes its Own (BRIO)
Deadline: 12/16/2019
Type: State
Provides direct support to individual Bronx artists who create works in the literary, media, visual, and performing arts. 
Angela Award
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Other
This award honors one female student in grades 5–8, who is involved in or has a strong connection to science. The award has been established in honor of Gerry Wheeler, Executive Director Emeritus, and his outstanding dedication to NSTA and lifelong commitment to science education.
Corteva Agriscience Excellence in Agricultural Science Education Award
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Other
A partnership with Corteva and the National Science Teaching Association, this award is to recognize excellence and innovation in the field of agricultural science education.
Distinguished Informal Science Education Awards
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Other
These awards honor NSTA members who have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of science education in an informal or nontraditional school setting, such as a science-technology center, museum, or community science center.
Distinguished Service to Science Education Awards
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Other
These awards honor NSTA members who, through active leadership and scholarly endeavor over a significant period of time, have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of education in the sciences and science teaching.
Distinguished Teaching Awards
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Other
This award honors NSTA members who are teachers that have made extraordinary contributions to the field of science teaching.
Maitland P. Simmons Memorial Award for New Teachers
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Foundation
The Maitland P. Simmons Memorial Award for New Teachers provides selected K–12 teachers (up to 25) in their first five years of teaching with funds to attend the annual National Conference on Science Education. Award recipients will be mentored, tracked, and provided with continuing opportunities for meaningful involvement with NSTA and its activities.
Ron Mardigian Memorial Bio-Rad Explorer Award  
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Other
The Ron Mardigian Memorial Bio-Rad Explorer Award will recognize and reward an outstanding high school teacher who has made biotechnology learning accessible to the classroom. This award has been established in memory of Ron Mardigian, the inspiration behind and founder of the Biotechnology Explorer program.
Northrop Grumman Foundation Excellence in Engineering Education Award
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Foundation
A partnership with Northrop Grumman Foundation and the National Science Teaching Association, this award is to recognize excellence in the field of engineering education. NSTA and the Northrop Grumman Foundation recognize the importance of integrating high-quality engineering instruction into the science classroom and the critical need for making students proficient in the practices used by engineers in the field.
Robert E. Yager Exemplary Teaching Award
Deadline: 12/18/2019
Type: Other
The Robert E. Yager Exemplary Teaching Award will recognize six (6) full-time K–12 teachers of science who successfully use innovation and excellence in their classroom.