Awards for Educators

In addition to certificates, pins, and medals, educators are also eligible to receive cash awards and gift certificates.

Gold Medal Portfolio Educator Award

Sponsored by Creative Circle

$1,000 awards presented to the educators of students earning a Gold Medal Portfolio.

Silver Medal with Distinction Portfolio Educator Award

$250 awards presented to educators of students earning a Silver Medal with Distinction Portfolio.

Best-in-Grade Educator Awards

Sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies

$250 awards presented to the educators of students earning Best-in-Grade Awards.

Blick Art Materials and Utrecht Art Supplies Educator Awards

Sponsored by Blick Art Materials and Utrecht Art Supplies

$50 gift certificates presented to all art educators whose students earned Gold or Silver Medals in any art category of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

$500 gift certificates presented to five art educators selected through a nomination process with Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Regional Affiliate Partners.