Global Teacher Prize

1m ways to appreciate teachers

The Global Teacher Prize is an annual one million dollar award from the Varkey Foundation to be given to one extraordinary teacher. One innovative and caring teacher who has made an inspirational impact on their students and their community will receive the reward of a lifetime.

Applications for the award are open for teachers, in any country, currently teaching children in a compulsory setting or between the ages 5-18.

Do you know a teacher worthy of such recognition? Find out more about how to nominate or apply for The Global Teacher Prize 2015/2016.