STEM Teacher Award


The IOWA 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 for the 2024 IOWA STEM Teacher Award have closed.

To watch a video about the IOWA STEM Teacher Award, click here.

STEM Teacher award


The Northeast Iowa STEM Region is proud to announce Theressa Northouse, Technology Coach at Marshall Elementary School in Dubuque, Iowa, has been named as a recipient of the 2024 Iowa STEM Teacher Award, sponsored by Kemin Industries. The award is given to six educators each year who go above and beyond to inspire student interest in and awareness of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.


2024 STEM Teacher Award

pictured from left to right- Jeff Beneke (Northeast Iowa STEM Hub), Theressa Northouse (Marshall Elementary School), Megan.Boettcher (Kemin Industries) and Anderson Sainci (Norhteast Iowa STEM Hub Board member)



Past Iowa STEM Teacher Award Recipients

Past Iowa STEM Teacher Award Recipients