The Keivin Burns Outstanding High School Science Teacher Award is named after Keivin Burns, an outstanding astronomer, spectroscopist, and teacher at the Allegheny Observatory and the University of Pittsburgh.
The purpose of the award is to recognize excellence in teaching of science at the secondary school level. The awardee(s) will be presented with a plaque and a $1,250 honorarium at the SSP Awards Banquet.
The nominated teacher should complete the form below, and submit a letter of recommendation from the building principal, head of the science department, or a letter of recommendation from a peer. The nomination will be evaluated by a committee of SSP members.
Application will be posted in the fall.