A. Richard Newton Educator ABIE Award

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A. Richard Newton

The A. Richard Newton Educator ABIE Award recognizes educators for developing innovative teaching practices and approaches that attract girls and women to computing, engineering, and math in K-12 or undergraduate education. The award includes a prize of $7,000.

The A. Richard Newton Educator ABIE Award honors the life and career of A. Richard Newton (1951-2007). Newton was a professor and dean of the College of Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, a pioneer in electronic design automation and integrated circuit design, and a visionary leader in the technology industry.

Meet our 2016 winner.

Selection Criteria

Potential nominees are:

  • Either an individual or a team of educators
  • Making a positive impact in K12 or undergraduate education in the areas of computing, engineering, and/or math
  • Recognized for developing innovative and new teaching practices, techniques or education approaches that attract girls and women to these subjects

Timeline

  • January 25, 2017: Nominations open
  • March 8, 2017 5 p.m. PDT: Deadline to submit nominations

Meet our ABIE Award Selection and Nomination Committee members.