Teacher of the Year

ATTENTION:  MICHIGAN SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS

Please nominate one K-12 teacher from your district for our “Teacher of the Year Awards”.  Each award is a $500 grant to the winning teacher for an education project of his or her choice at their school and a Recognition Plaque presented by our State Commander or other designated Legion Official.  Five teachers will receive awards statewide annually.  Additional forms can be found below.

Base your nomination on the teacher’s competence, community involvement, and school involvement in patriotism / Americanism / community service programs. You and your nominee will receive an email notification if selected by our State Education & Scholarship Committee in May 2023.

2023 Teacher of the Year Nomination Form

PLEASE RETURN NOMINATIONS NO LATER THAN APRIL 3, 2023

TO: American Legion, Department of Michigan, Attn: Teacher Award, 212 N. Verlinden Ave., Lansing, MI, 48915

Phone: (517) 220-2754, or Email: legion@michiganlegion.org