The Prize is open to currently working teachers who teach children that are in compulsory schooling, or are between the ages of five and eighteen. Teachers who teach children age 4+ in an Early Years government-recognised curriculum are also eligible, as are teachers who teach on a part-time basis, and teachers of online courses. Teachers must spend at least 10 hours per week teaching children face-to-face, and plan to remain in the teaching profession for the next 5 years. The Prize is open to teachers in every kind of school and, subject to local laws, in every country in the world. Head-teachers with teaching responsibilities are also eligible to apply. The prize is open to teachers in every kind of school and, subject to local laws, in every country in the world.
*Please note that we will only accept online applications - applications submitted via post or email will not be considered.
The application period has been extended and will close on 16th May 2021.
Eligibility and criteria for applications can be found here
Information regarding the evaluation process can be found here
Information on our Judging Academy can be found here
You can download the application form here