Pennsylvania Geographical Society Teacher Recognition Award

Pennsylvania Geographical Society

The Pennsylvania Geographical Society (PGS) Awards Committee is soliciting nominations and self-nominations for the following 2015 award:

Teacher Recognition Award.  Given to K-12 teachers who are effective at teaching Geography, Earth Science, Environmental Science or other courses such as Social Studies where a significant geographic component is present.  More than one award is given each year, and recipients need not be members of PGS.

Nominations or self-nominations should be sent to: 

Dr. Matin Katirai
50 University Avenue
Dept. of Geography and Planning
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383.
Phone:  (610) 436-2393; email:

All nominations must be accompanied by a letter stating why the nominee is qualified for a given award.  Please include the nominee’s full name, address, phone number, and e-mail address. No anonymous nominations will be accepted. The deadline for 2015 nominations is ***July 31, 2015***.