STEM Education Award

The I.O.W.A STEM Teacher Award, sponsored by Kemin Industries, is dedicated to honoring one teacher from each of the six STEM regions for their contribution and dedication to STEM in Iowa. Each winner will receive a $1,500 award with an additional $1,500 to be used in their classroom.  Nominations are no longer being accepted.

To watch a video about the I.O.W.A. STEM Teacher Award, click here.


2018 STEM Education Award (Stacey Snyder, Orange Elementary, Waterloo Community Schools)

Snyder - 17-18 STEM Teacher Award

2017 STEM Education Award (Chelsie Slaba, Dike-New Hartford High School)


Slaba 2016-17 STEm Teacher Award


2016 STEM Education Award (Dirk Homewood, Cedar Falls High School)


Homewood - 2015-16 STEM Teacher Award


2015 STEM Education Award (Lisa Chizek, North Tama County Elementary)