Southern Virginia STEM-H Education & Industry Achievement Awards 

The SOVA STEM-H Education & Industry Achievement awards provide a means to formally recognize those industry members, educators, and organizations that are leading the charge in creating and partnering on innovative educational opportunities. The awards recognize nominees and award recipients in four categories:

  • Community Champion for STEM-H Education
  • Elite STEM-H Education & Industry Partnership
  • Innovative STEM-H Program of the Year
  • STEM-H Educator of the Year

 

2018 Award Recipients (left to right): Phyllis Meade with Henry County Public Schools, recognized for their STEM Program- Innovative STEM-H Program of the Year; keynote Speaker Leland Melvin; Joan Hendrix with Pittsylvania Career & Technical Center- STEM-H Educator of the Year; and Joel Bunn with Magna Vista High School- Community Champion for STEM-H Education (Not pictured is Capital One- Elite STEM-H Education & Industry Partnership Award)

 

 

Lead an Exploratory Session

Are you a teacher, informal educator, or a STEM-H professional passionate about sharing your field with young people?

Consider leading an exploratory session!

These ninety minute sessions are offered twice and present a hands-on challenge, problem, or activity that provides an overview of a STEM-H field. Attending high school students select two sessions to attend during the event.

AWARDS

The 2018 SOVA STEM-H Education & Industry Achievement awards recognized nominees in four categories:

  • Community Champion for STEM-H Education
  • STEM-H Educator of the Year
  • Innovative STEM-H Program of the Year
  • Elite STEM-H Education & Industry Partnership Award

Sponsors & Exhibitors

This event would be impossible without the generosity & support of our sponsors. Sponsorship donations allow us to offer this wonderful program to our regional students completely free of charge. Please consider showing your support of STEM-H education by becoming a sponsor of the 2019 Summit.

If your organization supports students in STEM-H we hope you'll consider participating in this year's event as an Exhibitor. Exhibitors are welcome and highly encouraged to present.