Barnes & Noble would like to announce My Favorite Teacher Contest. Middle and high school enrolled Students, and active teachers employed in elementary, middle, or high schools located in U.S. can participate in the contest. To be entering in the contest simply you must write an essay, poem or thank-you letter describing how a teacher has influenced your life. The winner of the Barnes & Noble National Teacher of the Year award will receive $5,000 and winning teacher’s school will receive $5,000 as well.
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This Contest is applicable for Middle and High School Students.
How to Apply
- For applying the contest, the candidates can download the application form through the given link: http://dispatch.barnesandnoble.com/content/dam/ccr/pdf/2016/my-favorite-teacher/MFT_entry-form_official-rules.pdf
- For the contest, Students write an essay, poem, or thank-you letter (500 words or less, in English on 8.5″ x 11″ white paper) sharing how a teacher has influenced their life and why they appreciate and admire them.
Entries may also be delivered in person to your local Barnes & Noble store. You may also mail them to your local Barnes & Noble store postmarked by the deadline. The address of your nearest Barnes & Noble retailer can be found at http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com
- The winning teacher from each store will be recognized at a special event at a local Barnes & Noble location and receive a special award acknowledging their achievement. The student who writes the winning essay, poem or thank-you letter will also receive a certificate of recognition and be honored at the store.
- Regional winners will each receive a $500 Barnes & Noble Gift Card.
- The winner of the Barnes & Noble National Teacher of the Year award will receive $5,000 and be recognized at a special event at a Barnes & Noble store. The winning teacher’s school will receive $5,000 as well.
- A media release will announce the national winner and the contributions that led to him or her being recognized.
- The national student winner will receive a $500 Barnes & Noble Gift Card and a NOOK device.
The My FavoriteTeacher Contest deadline is March 1, 2017.