Teachers in grades 7-12 are eligible for the 2013 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), which recognizes teachers who develop and implement a high-quality instructional program. Up to 108 awards are authorized to be made each year.

Winners receive $10,000 and a paid trip for two to Washington, D.C. The nomination deadline is April 1, 2013, and the application deadline is May 1, 2013.