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Nominate a Teacher for the Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award


The Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award, issued by the U.S. Department of Education, is presented annually to two teachers – one at the elementary or middle level and one at the secondary level – who demonstrate superior achievement in instilling skills, knowledge, and passion with respect to cybersecurity and cybersecurity-related subjects.

Award recipients are selected for their superior accomplishments as teachers, academic achievement indicators, and leadership contributing to the field of cybersecurity. Anyone may nominate a teacher for this honor; self-nominations are also permitted.

Submit your nomination by email to CyberAwards [at] (CyberAwards[at]ed[dot]gov) by July 31, 2022 at 11:59pm ET.

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Winners will be announced during Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week, October 17-22, 2022.

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Released May 16, 2022, Updated May 17, 2022