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Radio Shack National Teachers Awards Program
To honor outstanding math, science and technology high school teachers. The selection process considers the applicants communication of knowledge with students, depth of knowledge base, professional development and continuing education, as well as service to school, profession and community, especially in activities relating to math, science or technology.

Eligibility:Teachers with a minimum of three years of experience, and beginning teachers who have completed their first year and are in their second or third year of teaching.

Funding:Experienced teachers will compete for 100 awards of $3,000 each. Beginning teachers will compete for 10 awards of $1,000 each and a Compaq computer. To compete, a school must be enrolled in the program.

Contact:Radio Shack National Teacher Awards, 300 West 3rd St., Suite 1705, Fort Worth, TX 76102; (817) 415-3898

Website: www.tandy.com/scholars/about.htm

Federal: No