Nominate a Leader for the Michael C. Jackson Award

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Message from
the President
2017 Spring Meeting
2016 Fall Meeting
2016 Gatling
Award Winner
Nominate a Leader
for the Jackson Award
Meet the Board:
Christi Whitworth
Mountains to the Sea

NCSLA Annually gives a Michael C. Jackson Distinguished Service Award to the person who has performed a great service to science education in North Carolina. The Distinguished Service Award was renamed in 2008 in honor of Michael C. Jackson, a founder of NCSLA. The award is sponsored by Fisher Scientific Education and is presented at the Spring Meeting.

To nominate someone, whether a NCSLA member or not, for this award, complete the application form, and submit it no later than March 31. Please consider nominating anyone who has been a tremendous help to your or your area or to science education in North Carolina. We encourage you to keep your nominations confidential. Nominations that are not awarded will be held over for consideration in subsequent years.

Completed nomination packets should include the following:

1. Completed nomination form.

2. Letters of recommendation or support.

3. Short resume' or vita of the nominee. (optional)

For further information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., NCSLA Awards Committee Chair




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