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Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission


2021 Dr. Steinberger Outstanding Educator Award of $1,000 Opens

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Calendar   Grants & Contests
Date Mon, Jan 11 (all day)
Duration   1d

The Texas Holocaust, Genocide, and Antisemitism Advisory Committee (THGAAC) is firmly committed to supporting efforts to teach the next generation about the Holocaust and/or genocides in the Ottoman Empire, Cambodia, Rwanda, the Balkans, Sudan (Darfur), and the Middle East (Iraq and Syria).

In 2021, the THGAAC will present a monetary award of $1,000 to one educator who demonstrates a record of excellence in engaging any of the aforementioned subjects with Texas students (grades 6-12). Librarians, curriculum specialists, and classroom teachers in any discipline are eligible to apply.

The deadline for submission is 4:00 P.M. C.D.T. Friday, April 30, 2021; the award winner will be notified in the spring.

Download our flyer for a quick reference to all the details. Learn more about the contest here.

Dr. Steinberger is a Holocaust survivor and served as a founding member of the Texas Holocaust, Genocide, and Antisemitism Advisory Committee. She retired from the University of Texas Medical School in 2001, but has continued to demonstrate a commitment to education in Texas.

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