NBCT Grants now being accepted. Deadline: Friday, March 25, 2016; (see Quick Links for application)

Crystal Watford NBCT and Kendall WilliamsNational Board Certification is the most rigorous, coveted and respected professional certification available in education.

The Foundation understands the importance of NBCTs advancing student achievement. In 2014, the Foundation awarded four grants to cover the Certification Assessment Fees for those selected teachers. A teacher was chosen from elementary, middle and high school levels, as well as, a top overall application.

Crystal Watford, 2014-15 winner from Helena Middle School, says, “The NBCT grant will help me be a better teacher for my students through the personal and professional development process of becoming a Nationally Board Certified Teacher.”