STEM School of Excellence Recognition Program

University STEM School of Excellence


Awards are made at two levels using a vetted application review process:

  • School of Excellence (200+ points)
  • School of Merit (170-199 points)

The application window for the 2022-23 school year is June 22, 2022 - December 17, 2022.

Award recipients will be recognized at the ITEEA 85th Annual Conference, April 12-15, 2023.

  • School of Excellence schools will receive a banner and certificate for display in the school
  • School of Merit schools will receive a certificate for display in the school

An ITEEA STEM School of Excellence in the University and Collegiate level is meant to show their incoming students, current students and educators, as well as alumni, that they are pursuing the highest standard in STEM education. It acknowledges their leadership in the fields and how they benefit their students.

How to Apply

1. Complete the Application Form. (You will need to sign into a Google-Associated account as you will be asked to upload multiple documents)

2. Pay the Application Fee. 
ITEEA Members - $195.00 | Non-Members - $295.00

You will receive a confirmation email upon successful completion of the STEM School of Excellence Application process.

For questions about the application process, contact