Educators: Apply For The 2019 Alan Shepard Technology In Education Award

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October 16, 2018 – Educators who have demonstrated a commitment to inspiring students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) may apply now to receive the 2019 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award.

Given annually by the Astronauts Memorial Foundation (AMF), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Space Foundation, the award recognizes contributors to technology in the education field, in both formal and informal environments. The award, named for Mercury and Apollo astronaut Alan Shepard, will be presented in April 2019 at the Space Foundation’s 35th Space Symposium, to be held at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Find the award application online at

Submissions for the 2019 award must be mailed and postmarked no later January 25, 2019.

See previous recipients at