Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award

Nominations are Closed
Check back in August 2017

Nomination Criteria

To be considered for the Award a teacher must:

  • Be a certified Omaha Public Schools teacher or counselor (any grade level or subject)
  • Have two or more years of teaching experience

Teachers cannot nominate themselves.

Nominations must be:

  • Submitted by students (former/current), parents, coworkers, administrators and the public
    • Explain why the teacher deserves this recognition
    • Share specific examples of the teacher's work
  • Received by the deadline

Nominations are closed for this award year.  Please check back in August 2017 to submit a nomination.


Winners of the 2017 Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award will be announced in May 2017. 

The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation responds to questions about the Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award only.  The Foundation does not respond to other inquiries.

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