$1,000 – The Ron Mardigian Memorial Bio-Rad Explorer Award will recognize and reward an outstanding high school teacher who has made biotechnology learning accessible to the classroom. This award has been established in memory of Ron Mardigian, the inspiration behind and founder of the Biotechnology Explorer program.
Eligibility: High school
Award: The award will consist of $1,000 toward expenses to attend the NSTA National Conference and $2,500 in Bio-Rad products. The awardee will be honored at the Awards Banquet; the awardee and one teacher guest of the awardee will be invited to dinner with members of Bio-Rad’s Explorer team
Go to http://www.nsta.org/about/awards.aspx#mardigian for more information.